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Hows pelvic floor prolapse diagnosed?

Hows pelvic floor prolapse diagnosed?

Examination: The best way is physical examination including a pelvic and rectal examination. ...Read more

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What's pelvic floor rehab program?

What's  pelvic floor rehab program?

Rehab: Therapy directed towards normalizing muscle function of the pelvic floor. Used for pelvic floor tension myalgias, coccydynia, stress incontinence. ...Read more

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What is pelvic floor rehabilitation?

What is pelvic floor rehabilitation?

Autonomy & analgesia: Services to treat pain or incontinence when there are weakness or dysfunction in the pelvic or low back regions. The therapies themselves are similar to treatments of other body areas with manual work, modalities and exercise. What is unique is the therapist's understanding of the body region and physiology which can be quite complicated. ...Read more

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Is cycling a good excersice to strengthen uterus and pelvic floor muscles ?

Is cycling a good excersice to strengthen uterus and pelvic floor muscles ?

Yes: Cycling is a great exercise. You should do kegel exercises as well to exercise your pelvic muscles. There is no exercise I am aware of that can strengthen your uterus. ...Read more

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Will jumping rope cause uterus prolapse?

Will jumping rope cause uterus prolapse?

It should not.: Exercise, in general, can help strengthen muscles that can support the uterus. Rope jumping should be safe. ...Read more

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Can endometriosis w/ weak pelvic floor cause smell from rectum to be emitted when uterus contract if scar tissues are attached to rectum?

Can endometriosis w/ weak pelvic floor cause smell from rectum to be emitted when uterus contract if scar tissues are attached to rectum?

Not likely: Severe endometriosis involving the colon or rectum will usually cause obstructive symptoms before any bleeding due to endometriosis occurs. Smell is more likely a function of your diet or if you have some type of infection of gyn or rectal origin. ...Read more

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Iam sandhya, 27. Iam having bulky uterus with uterine fibroid.Uterus bulky & anteverted. Measures13.8x9.4x12.8cm.12.1x11.6x10.7cm in posterior wall?

Iam sandhya, 27. Iam having bulky uterus with uterine fibroid.Uterus bulky & anteverted. Measures13.8x9.4x12.8cm.12.1x11.6x10.7cm in posterior wall?

Surgery: When fibroids cause problems, for the vast majority of women surgery is required. The type of surgery depends on your age, reproduction and the type, size and locations of the fibroids. ...Read more

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I fell hard on bathroom tiles onto buttocks 3 days ago and have still bad pain inside buttocks/pelvis when sitting on floor / walking uphill or stairs?

I fell hard on bathroom tiles onto buttocks 3 days ago and have still bad pain inside buttocks/pelvis when sitting on floor / walking uphill or stairs?

Sacral pain: The fact that it hurts when you move makes me think you have sacroiliac joint dysfunction. Pain only when sitting can be due to sacral pain - too early to call it coccidynia. This is all probably bruising and muscle spasm - but only an exam by your physician can determine this. ...Read more

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Endometriosis and exercise--which caused my pelvic pain?

Endometriosis and exercise--which caused my pelvic pain?

Not Exercise: Exercise is not known to cause pelvic pain. In fact exercise may improve pelvic pain in many women. Now if you have scar tissue, endometriosis or fibroids, exercise could aggravate the pain in some women but that is from the underlying problem itself. Endometriosis is a chronic condition that often requires a reproductive endocrinologist to help you manage or even diagnose. ...Read more

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Would cervical cancer invading the pelvic sidewall or obstructing the kidney be seen on trans vaginal or pelvic ultrasound?

Would cervical cancer invading the pelvic sidewall or obstructing the kidney be seen on trans vaginal or pelvic ultrasound?

Yes, but...: Any disease or life event will always display on its own pattern of full spectrum; so will cervical cancer. At its early stage, the affected feels nothing. As the disease advances, it may locally advance to damage and distort local.nearby tissue, and to spread to far sites. So, if not treated timely, what you concern about will appear on its course of progress. US may suspect such but CT defines.. ...Read more

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Can extremely tight leg adductors cause pelvic instability?

Can extremely tight leg adductors cause pelvic instability?

Possibly: Tight adductor & other hip muscle imbalances can cause back and hamstring troubles.Tight adductors could inhibit the gluteus medius.The gluteus muscle does help to support the body when you are standing on 1 leg.Thus,it would be food to see a Physical therapist & to consider incorporating a program of Core Pilates,after a thorough evaluation from a Sports Medicine MD as there are also other causes ...Read more

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Could a weak pelvic floor cause premature ejaculation?

Could a weak pelvic floor cause premature ejaculation?

In a way, maybe: To help pe, you need to learn to recognize the sensation just before orgasm, and then practice controlling that. You can do this either through your own or a partner's physically squeezing your penis, or through exercising your pubococcygeus muscle to delay orgasm. If pelvic floor is weak, this will be harder to do. Practice, though. From dr. Ruth: http://tinyurl.Com/d6bq94a. ...Read more

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Dx with pelvic floor dysfunction (muscles in spasm) are physio exercises concentrating on the core/abdo muscles going to make PFD worse?

Dx with pelvic floor dysfunction (muscles in spasm) are physio  exercises concentrating on the core/abdo muscles going to make PFD worse?

NO: strenghten pelvic floor and PC muscles with Kegal maneuvers, pelvic thrusts and abdominal bridging and planking exercises. PT will work. Strenghtening gluteal and pelvic floor muscles. Ask you GYN about the use of pelvic/vaginal weights. ...Read more

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In terrible pain, (ovarian cyst) sharp pain and pressure on pelvic & rectum. Having a hard time sitting & walking. Help! ?

In terrible pain, (ovarian cyst) sharp pain and pressure on pelvic & rectum. Having a hard time sitting & walking. Help! ?

See a doctor: If you are in "terrible pain" with an ovarian cyst, please stop researching online and call your doctor. If you don't have one, get one. If the pain is bad enough, go to er. Good luck. ...Read more

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Can a tense pelvic floor (i.e. Years of heavy squating) cause CPPS? Initially had infection, possibly NGU but symptoms persist. Urethra discomfort100%

Can a tense pelvic floor (i.e. Years of heavy squating) cause CPPS? Initially had infection, possibly NGU but symptoms persist. Urethra discomfort100%

Not the cause: Very insightful question. Pain in CPPS is believed to result primarily from pelvic muscle tenstion, which you seem to know. Physical conditioning of pelvic floor muscles probably doesn't increase such tesnsion. If anything probably would reduce pain in CPPS, not increase it. Keep working with your doctor. The good news is that it's an issue only of comfort, no known serious health outcomes. ...Read more

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Aching pelvis bone whist resting getting up or lying in bed?

Aching pelvis bone whist resting getting up or lying in bed?

Get a check up: Consult your physician to get thorough physical exam and some x-rays to determine the cause and severity of problem. Good luck ! ...Read more

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Hurts to contract pelvic floor muscle, sharp pain in pelvic floor, pressure on it or coughing hurts and it started after trying sit ups. What happened?

Hurts to contract pelvic floor muscle, sharp pain in pelvic floor, pressure on it or coughing hurts and it started after trying sit ups. What happened?

Pain after sit-ups: It sounds like you may have strained a muscle while doing sit-ups. Anti-inflammatories like Ibuprofen can help with the discomfort. If your pain persists you should see a doctor. ...Read more

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Would having uterine fibroids cause pain when standing or sitting?

Would having uterine fibroids cause pain when standing or sitting?

It depends on: Who is standing or sitting on your uterus. It would be uncommon for fibroids to cause pain with changes in position unless they are quite large. ...Read more