A 32-year-old female asked:

Who do you go to if your bladder has dropped and needs to be fixed? i am a female in really good health but had a complete hysterectomy in jan.1992; now 20 years later, my bladder has dropped into my vagina area. this causes my bladder not to drain well.

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 27 years experience
Speak : Speak with your gynecologist, there is excellent surgery to correct this problem.
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Dr. Lillian Schapiro
Obstetrics and Gynecology 32 years experience
See your gyn: There are several options. Depending on your age, health and placement of your bladder, you may be a candidate for an in office procedure or you may need a more major surgery in the operating room. Some women have very good results just with kegel exercises. Start with those.
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Dr. Brian Enggano
Obstetrics and Gynecology 14 years experience
Gynecologist: Visit your gynecologist. He or she will perform some tests to determine where the problem is and what therapies are available. Therapies usually consist of surgery or pessaries. See your gynecologist for more information.
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Hi I have had this burning pain inside my vagina since Sunday night and it seems to feel less painful once I completely drain my bladder. ?
Dr. Jeffrey Juchau
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Family Medicine 35 years experience
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In Response: You are Welcome, hope your Doctor helps resolve this.
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