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I'm 39 I have 2 child & don't want anymore. I have a prolapsed uterus. What are my options?

I'm 39 I have 2 child & don't want anymore. I have a prolapsed uterus. What are my options?

Several: Tubal ligation, hysterectomy, uterine suspenjsion, contraception. Depending on your wishes, vaginal hysterectomy is most likely choice depending on degree of prolapse. ...Read more

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How is prolapse treated?

How is prolapse treated?

Surgery or peas art: Kegels or pelvic floor may help if prolapse is mild. ...Read more

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I have a small prolapse.?

I have a small prolapse.?

Need evaluation: Rectal prolapse that are small easily reduced may not be symptomatic. But reccurence and symptoms may develop requiring surgical repair. Controlling constipation is important. ...Read more

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How can I treat a prolapsed disc?

How can I treat a prolapsed disc?

Thorough evaluation: Assuming you are referring to a herniated disc, start with your primary care physician to begin work up, order appropriate studies, and decide if you need a referral to a spine specialist (ortho or neuro spine surgeon). Not every disc herniation needs surgery - usually a last resort. ...Read more

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How do I know if I have prolapse?

How do I know if I have prolapse?

Depends: Http://www. Mayoclinic. Org/diseases-conditions/uterine-prolapse/basics/definition/con-20027708

Early prolapse may be asymptomatic or may have stress incontinence. In later states uterus protrudes outside the vagina. Visit the site listed above for more information. If you have concern, it would be prudent to see your gynaecologist. ...Read more

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What is the definition of prolapse?

What is the definition of prolapse?

See below: Prolapse literally means "to fall out of placeā€š" from the latin prolabi meaning "to fall out." in medicine, prolapse is a condition where organs, such as the uterus, fall down or slip out of place. It is used for organs protruding through the vagina or the rectum or for the misalignment of the valves of the heart. A spinal disc herniation is also sometimes called "disc prolapse.". ...Read more

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What are the causes of prolapsed disc?

What are the causes of prolapsed disc?

Prolapsed discs: There are multiple causes including injury, arthritis and degeneration, only to name a few. If you suspect this see a physician to get a definitive diagnosis ...Read more

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What does a partial prolapse look like?

What does a partial prolapse look like?

Vaginal or rectal?: Because you are a man I will assume you mean rectal.
I think that if you "google" images you will find more than you want to see.
You may want to look also at images of hemorrhoids to see the difference. ...Read more

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How does a prolapsed mytralvalve affect a person?

How does a prolapsed mytralvalve affect a person?

Dental prophylaxis: Mitral valve prolapse (mvp) is a minor variation of the structure of this heart valve. Mvp does not by itself usually cause any symptoms, but sometimes it is part of a syndrome that includes other symptoms, such as palpitations and back pain. People with mvp have increased chance of infection on the valve (endocarditis), and should take antibiotics before dental procedures (ask your doctor!). ...Read more

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Can you fix prolapse and then still have more kids?

Can you fix prolapse and then still have more kids?

Yes, but...: A repair of prolapse may be compromised by pregnancy and delivery after the repair. It is best to wait until childbearing is complete before proceeding with surgery for prolapse. ...Read more

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Lifted bag of leaves and felt pain down there. Had some prolapse after hyst, what could be wrong now?

Could be hernia: You could have a hernia or a repeat prolapse - if persistent you should see your doctor. ...Read more

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There is so much info about complications from mesh for prolapse. Do tissue slings present same possible problems?

There is so much info about complications from mesh for prolapse. Do tissue slings present same possible problems?

Not exactly: Most of the news about mesh right now applies to large surgeries for pelvic organ prolapse. In these surgeries large pieces of mesh are used to fix large defects. For a urethral sling a very small piece of urethral mesh is typically placed in a very limited area. Mesh erosions for urethral slings are rare and not usually complicated to repair. ...Read more

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What causes a prolapsed rectum?

What causes a prolapsed rectum?

Loose pelvic muscles: A prolapsed rectum occurs because the supporting muscles and ligaments have loosened due to age, illness of connective tissues, pregnancy, obesity, or other conditions that cause pelvic floor weakness. This needs surgical repair to prevent complications. ...Read more

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What is prolapsed hemrroids and its symptoms?

Inside out lining: The lining of lower rectum can become lax overtime and be forced out during a bm. If it goes back in, it is what's called a grade ii prolapse. If it needs to be pushed back in, it is grade iii. If you are having prolapse with each bm, you need to see a surgeon before it gets worse. ...Read more

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What is rectal prolapse?

What is rectal prolapse?

See below: Rectal prolapse occurs when a portion of rectum essentially turns inside out and protrudes through the anus. It is assocated with excessive straining and worsens constipation. It can improve with stool softeners and fiber but often requries surgical correction. ...Read more

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What is a mitral prolapse?

What is a mitral prolapse?

Mitral prolapse is: A condition where the two leaflets of the mitral valve tend to be elongated and billow upward into the left atrium when the heart contracts. The billowing can go on to true prolapse of one or both leaflets, which is when the leaflets allow the blood to leak backward into the atrium. This is mitral regurgitation. Prolapse does not always leak and not all leaky valve started with prolapse. ...Read more

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What is a rectal prolapse???

What is a rectal prolapse???

Rectum falls out: The entire rectum loosens and protrudes through the anus. I looks like a cauliflower hanging out of your anus.
This requires surgical repair by a general or colorectal surgeon ...Read more

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What causes an anal prolapse?

Defecation: There is usual a component of dysfunctional defecation. Typical it is slender to skinny females. ...Read more

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Is an anal prolapse dangerous?

Is an anal prolapse dangerous?

Rectal Prolapse: A rectal prolapse can be dangerous if the blood supply to the part of the rectum which has prolapsed becomes compromised. This will require emergency surgery in most cases. ...Read more

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How do you fix rectal prolapse?

Surgery: Pelvic prolapse, and, specifically, rectal prolapse, can be caused by: pregnancy, childbirth, obesity, menopause, chronic cough (asthma), to name a few. The only effective and long-term treatment is surgery, but this is almost always out-patient, with a fairly quick recovery. ...Read more

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How is rectal prolapse diagnosed?

Examination: Rectal prolapse can be internal and not visible or external and visible. If external, it is usually obvious. You can see and feel a round lump of tissue the size of a base ball that you can push back in at the anus.
Internal is seen on dynamic MRI or video defecography. Surgery is almost always indicated, but see you colorectal surgeon to discuss option. ...Read more

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Hi dr wt mean by rectal prolapse?

Falling out: Prolapse of the rectum is basically when the tissue that lines the rectum falls down and out the anus. Almost like a sleeve that turns inside out and falls down. Sometimes due to straining as with chronic constipation, othertimes due to collagen problems. Many reasons that this can happen, though it is rare. ...Read more

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Who does disk prolapse operation?

Who does disk prolapse operation?

See below: Spine surgeons perform these operations. They are typically either orthopedic surgeons or neurosurgeons and often they have done extra training in various spine operations. Sometimes they work together in teams. ...Read more

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Can vaginal fisting cause prolapse?

Can vaginal fisting cause prolapse?

Prolapse/ fisting: It may cause damage to the pelvic floor and that can lead to cytocele, rectocele as well as prolapse. ...Read more

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Could rectal prolapse be dangerous?

Yes: Depending on its extent, it can be. It can lead to necrosis of the wall of the rectum. Also bleeding can occur. ...Read more

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What causes rectal prolapse in men?

Straing or rectal ma: Rectal prolapse is not common in men but when it occurs, it is usually from chronic diarrhea and straining at the stool. Rectal prolapse should usually be repaired by an experienced surgeon as there are several different techniques which can be applied depending on patient factors such as age, debility, assessment of anal sphincter tone and squeeze, etc. Colonoscopy is necessary. ...Read more

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What is the disk prolapse operation?

What is the disk prolapse operation?

See below: The purpose of this operation called a discectomy is to remove the fragment of disc that is pressing on the nerve. Often it can be a minimally invasive surgery but sometimes, the entire disc is removed, a disc spacer is then placed between the vertebral bones and a fusion is performed with bone graft and often with metal hardware to hold things in place until the bone fuses. ...Read more

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What are symptoms of rectal prolapse?

Anal mass: Rectal prolapse is the passage of a part of the rectum out through the anus. The patient usually becomes aware of something hanging out when it is time to wipe. Early on it may "reduce", or go back in, on it's own but as it enlarges it may need to be pushed back. Initially will only come out with bowel movements but later will come out with coughing etc. Usually will need surgery. ...Read more