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It varies.: The most common symptoms are a mass bulging into the vaginal opening, pelvic pressure or discomfort, and difficulty with bowel or bladder function. Many women can feel something bulging through the vaginal opening. To check, place fingers at the vaginal opening while seated on a toilet and bear down as if you are trying to have a bowel movement. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Supposing I have surgery to correct my cystocele (mild prolapse), will this be a sure fix and correct it?
No. : I would only recommend surgery to repair a cystocele if it is causing you significant problems. There really is no such thing as a sure fix. All procedures used to repair cystocele have a failure rate. If your problem happens to worsen over time it can be repaired later. Their is no danger in waiting. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What happens if I have surgery to correct my cystocele (mild prolapse), will this be a sure fix and correct it?
No cure, but help...: What have bothered, stress UI or sexual dysfunction? Before surgical correction, you need to well understand and accept what you may accomplish, which could be reasonably defined through professional evaluation. Otherwise, you would be disappointed. To delve into the depth of life reality, peruse articles listed in Basics of Life Reality on http://www.formefirst.com/onLifeBasics.html. More? Ask Dr ...Read more
My family dr. Said I have a hernia and"cystocele with prolapse". I am a 51 year old female.What needs to be done? What type of dr do I need to see, and what needs to be done . How many surgeries will it take to fix the problem? How long would my recovery
You : You should be evaluated by a urogynecologic surgeon who has experience with repairing these type of hernias which can be quite complicated. If you are over weight, then losing weight is perhaps the most important thing that you can do. In addition, avoid constipation and straining when you urinate. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
I have cystocele(gr1), rectocele(gr3) and rectal prolapse thru anus. What procedure is best method and what is best specialist to perform op? Thanks.
To urologist / uro-.: Go to experienced urologist or uro-gynecologist for evaluation and surgical correction with modern available concept and procedures. Remember: Corrective surgery is not to cure, but apply what your body/tissue can do so to put together for better anatomical alignment and functional restoration. And aging will still weaken tissues leading to recurrence. So, be realistic although great improving... ...Read more
This should be: something that your physician/ obstetrician should be able to handle. Let your provider know about your concerns. Take care. ...Read more
Could someone progress from early stage one to advanced stage two cystocele and rectocele and 1-2 uterine prolapse in 10 months?
Yes: There is a possibility for this to happen. If the pelvic floor has a weak structure and a huge pressure is applied in the area(lifting heavy weights, sneezing repetedly, coughing) this may happen. Usually patients describes as a feeling of uterus falling out. In fact is the pelvic floor giving up to huge pressure produced as mentioned above. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers