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My mum had vagina prolapse operation.. 2days laster while in spain she got diarrhea shes had diarrhea 15days now ?

My mum had vagina prolapse operation.. 2days laster while in spain she got diarrhea shes had diarrhea 15days now ?

Preop antibiotics?: Diarrhea has so many causes but after 15 days it is important to get evaluated as that is not normal. one thing I would ask the doctor to check is for c. difficile infection. She probably got antibiotics before surgery and one of the side effects is a diarrheal illness caused by c dificile which can occur after certain antibiotics. ...Read more

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Can my vagina prolapse during large bowel movement with straining?

Can my vagina prolapse during large bowel movement with straining?

Yes: Keeping stools soft is important factor in avoiding prolapse, the size of stool not so much as the hardness/straining. ...Read more

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Hi, i heave vagina burning, prolapse, muscle spasm.Please help my.Thanks?

Hi, i heave  vagina burning, prolapse, muscle spasm.Please help my.Thanks?

Prolapse: Marija, all the problems are treatable unfortunately only surgically .Muscular relaxation is common after multiple births. You will need detail gynecological examination. Surgery can be done abdominaly or vaginaly. This can be determined after examination. Good luck. ...Read more

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What is the difference between prolapse of the vagina and prolapse of the uterus?

What is the difference between prolapse of the vagina and prolapse of the uterus?

Type of vaginal prol: Vaginal prolapse is a condition when structures like uterus,rectum.bladder,urethra or small bowel or the vagina itself may begin to fall out of their normal positions.Withoout treatment these strucures may prolapsed even further down in vagina and out of the vaginal opening. Network of muscles,ligaments and skin in and around womens vagina acts as a support that keep all in place.When it wekens ca ...Read more

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What to do if I have abnormal discharge, does it sound like a cyst or prolapsed vagina or a hernia or what?

What to do if I have abnormal discharge, does it sound like a cyst or prolapsed vagina or a hernia or what?

Doubt hernia: Hernias in the vaginal vault are extremely rare, and don't cause discharge. I would see a gynecologist for an exam to find out more. Hope this helps! ...Read more

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What are symptoms of rectal prolapse in vagina? Is feeling like you have to fart or poop during sex be a symptom?

What are symptoms of rectal prolapse in vagina? Is feeling like you have to fart or poop during sex be a symptom?

Rectocele: You are likely referring to what is called a rectocele. A rectocele is when the rectum bulges up into the vagina. The most common symptom is constipation. An Obgyn can easily diagnosis a rectocele with a pelvic exam. ...Read more

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When I look at vagina i se "ridges" instead of an open hole. is this normal or sign of a prolapse?

When I look at vagina i se "ridges" instead of an open hole. is this normal or sign of a prolapse?

Obgyn evaluation: You will need to let an obgyn do an examination. You may be seeing some signs of postmenopausal atrophy from a lack of hormone production. An Obgyn will be able to tell if what you are seeing is normal or not. ...Read more

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Will a anterior repair of vagina, actually make the vagina bigger? As you are lifting the prolapse?

Will a anterior repair of vagina, actually make the vagina bigger? As you are lifting the prolapse?

No: In an anterior repair the tissue that normally supports the bladder/anterior wall of the vagina is pulled back in to the midline to rebuild the support. Since tissue that has stretched out is brought in from the sides, it does not make the vagina bigger. If anything, it makes it smaller. Hope this helps. ...Read more

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What does it mean when they say "redundant tissue" in vagina? Is this just a nice way of saying you are prolapsing?

What does it mean when they say "redundant tissue" in vagina? Is this just a nice way of saying you are prolapsing?

Not necessarily: Its a way to communicate that there are a lot of rolls and folds. Not abnormal. Doctors have to have a way of writing down what they see. Best wishes! ...Read more

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I have prolapse of my vagina. Can't having surgery help this problem?

I have prolapse of my vagina. Can't having surgery help this problem?

Yes: There are surgeries to help support the pelvic floor and correct the prolapse. See a gynecologist for an evaluation and they can explain what might be best for you after they do an exam. ...Read more

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For prolapse when they say "feel a bulge" at end of day is it meaning feeling it outside the vagina?

For prolapse when they say "feel a bulge" at end of day is it meaning feeling it outside the vagina?

Maybe: Vaginal prolapse can cause feelings of pressure and fullness before the bulge comes outside the vagina. If you have prolapse, it's usually worse at the end of the day because gravity and straining, etc. may put downward pressure in the herniated areas (bladder bulging is the most common), resulting in the fullness and aching that may occur. See a urogynecologic specialist for and evaluation. ...Read more

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I have a bulge in my upper part of my vagina, i'm still young and a virgin, but could this be a prolapse? I can only feel it when i press on it. thnx

I have a bulge in my upper part of my vagina, i'm still young and a virgin, but could this be a  prolapse? I can only feel it when i press on it. thnx

Unlikely: Unlikely to be a prolapse. It could be completely normal. If you do not have abnormal bleeding or pain you do not have to have it examined, but you can certainly mention it during your next gynecological exam. ...Read more

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Since having my third baby a year ago yesterday, can't wear tampons and looking at my vagina all i see is mass of tissue. Very heavy. Prolapse?

Since having my third baby a year ago yesterday, can't wear tampons and looking at my vagina all i see is mass of tissue. Very heavy. Prolapse?

Gynecology: I would also worry about cervical cancer. The worst day of my career was doing a pap smear on a patient of mine who had avoided her gyn care for a year after a baby. There was tissue that did not belong there. So, yes, prolapse is possible. But so is cancer. Please get to your gynecologist urgently. ...Read more

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