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Can a vaginal sling be seen on a CT scan?

Can a vaginal sling be seen on a CT scan?

Maybe.: It depends on the anatomy. But often it cannot be seen. It's best if the radiologist interpreting the scan is made aware of all surgeries, so he/she can comment apppropriately. ...Read more

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I am having tot vaginal sling surgery and I am wondering how long the recovery is? Also, is it less invasive than the vaginal removal of the uterus?

I am having tot vaginal sling surgery and I am wondering how long the recovery is? Also, is it less invasive than the vaginal removal of the uterus?

Minimal: For a mesh sling only, there is minimal pain and no real restrictions other than nothing in your vagina for 6 weeks. Driving and work can usually resume whenever you feel like it. This may vary from patient to patient but, having done thousands of mesh slings, it's rare to have pain or extended recovery. Sling is less invasive than vaginal hysterectomy. ...Read more

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Can a CT scan with contrast and IV contrast show if a vaginal mesh sling is too tight or broken?

Can a CT scan with contrast and IV contrast show if a vaginal mesh sling is too tight or broken?

Probably not: They are very hard to see with ct. Centers that are expert in this field sometimes do specialized ultrasound with fluid infusion during the scan to visualize the mesh. ...Read more

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I've had a bladder sling and hysterectomy 8 years ago. now i think i have a vaginal vault prolapse with a rectocele…what can be done?

I've had a bladder sling and hysterectomy 8 years ago.  now i think i have a vaginal vault prolapse with a rectocele…what can be done?

Treatments available: It's not uncommon for a women to have one type of pelvic floor surgery and then have another similar problem. 20-40% of women who have one surgery for these issues end up with another during a lifetime. See an experienced Urogynecologist for an evaluation. ...Read more

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What is the function of a vaginal barrel?

What is the function of a vaginal barrel?

Self esteem: http://www.netdoctor.co.uk/sex_relationships/facts/vaginasize.htm "Barrel" of the vagina refers to the size and shape of a woman's vagina. It is related to the sexual pleasure it does or does not give the male partner - supposedly. Ranging from alum power to tighten the vagina to vaginal rejuvenation surgery women are offered a variety of measures to manipulate their self esteem. ...Read more

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What could be the cause of vaginal wetness?

What could be the cause of vaginal wetness?

It depends: Usually in a healthy woman during the pre-ovulation time a clear thin vaginal discharge occurs. Many women perceive this as wetness. This is a normal variation during the month of a woman's menstrual cycle. ...Read more

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I have iching an sores on an in my vaginal?

I have iching an sores on an in my vaginal?

See your doctor: These symptoms can only be adequately diagnosed only after a thorough evaluation by your doctor. This may include labs and other satudies. Once all of the information is in, your doctor can let you know what's going on, and what to do to help you. ...Read more

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Should I use intivar for vaginal tightening?

Should I use intivar for vaginal tightening?

Iintivar: Is a herbal gel that is lubricating and astringent. It has a mild form of phytoestrogens , it will cause temporary tightening, however only permanent solution is surgical repair of pelvic muscles . The procedure is covered by the insurance ...Read more

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Is it possible to deliver sextuplets vaginally?

Is it possible to deliver sextuplets vaginally?

Sextuplets would: Be very risky -i doubt now a days that vaginal delivery would be attempted. But i believe that the dionne quintuplets from ontario may have been from a vaginal delivery. ...Read more

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How To Use Zitotec 200 Tablet Vaginally or orally?

How To Use Zitotec 200 Tablet Vaginally or orally?

Cytotec (misoprostol): I think you mean Cytotec (misoprostol) and the answer is yes. It is used as a stomach medicine orally and to induce labor vaginally. Therefore, you need to know which indication it is being used for. ...Read more

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Any recommendations on using the vaginal cleansing pearls?

Any recommendations on using the vaginal cleansing pearls?

Avoid it: If you are referring the mesh bag of herbs referred to as Womb cleansers or vaginal cleansers then avoid them. They are not helpful and can cause infection. Here is a an interesting well-written blog post by a friend on this subject https://drjengunter.wordpress.com/2016/01/12/dont-detox-your-vagina-or-uterus-with-a-bag-of-herbs-in-your-vagina-really/ ...Read more

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What is vaginal lesions and what causes them ? What are symptoms?

Too broad: There are probably a thousand different ways to answer this question. That would require a textbook to do it justice. On this simple app it is best to be specific about what you have and what it looks and feels like. ...Read more

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What is vaginal flora?

What is vaginal flora?

Normal germs: Flora is a general term describing the organisms which live in a particular environment. In the vagina these are mainly harmless bacteria like lactobacillus. ...Read more

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What causes vaginal itch?

What causes vaginal itch?

Usually yeast: Usually yeast but other things. See dermatologist or gynecologist to find out. ...Read more

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Vaginal warts please help?

Vaginal warts please help?

Need to see gyn: Vaginal warts are contagious and there is no over the counter medication for them. You need to be seen by a gyn physician and be treated. ...Read more

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