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My mum had vagina prolapse operation. 2days laster while in spain she got diarrhea she's 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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Every time I urinate, I feel that uterus is sitting real low to the point I feel that it's pushing out my vagina. Prolapse maybe. I'm nt prego ok?
Prolapse: I have never seen prolapse in someone as young as you but get in to your gyn and put this to rest. Hope this helps. ...Read more
Yes: Keeping stools soft is important factor in avoiding prolapse, the size of stool not so much as the hardness/straining. ...Read more
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
Gave birth 3y ago. Incontinent, have 2 push on vagina wall 2 open bowels, constant pelvic downward pressure, bulging tissue in vagina opening. Prolapse?
What to do if I have abnormal discharge, does it sound like a cyst or prolapsed vagina or a hernia or what?
6 weeks: Usually need to remove and clean in 6 weeks or less. ...Read more
What are symptoms of rectal prolapse in vagina? Is feeling like you have to fart or poop during sex be a symptom?
Cystoscopy 2 mos ago neg frequent URI now prolapse from vagina had hyst 30 yrs ago abd pain again do I see my urologist or gyn?
When I look at vagina I se "ridges" instead of an open hole. Is this normal or sign of a 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
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
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
Bulges in vagina. How can I tell if it is a prolapse or just normal tissue? I can kegel this tissue up but it comes right back down to opening.
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
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
Got a sharp shooting pain in my vagina when lifting, had some prolapse after c hyst, what is this?
I'm 17 and when I feel my vagina hole, I can feel the walls without inserting fingers, is this a prolapse?
Unlikely: At age 17, it is unlikely to have a prolapsed organ. So, one should go to her pediatrician or other primary care doctor, and show the doctor what she is feeling with her fingers. That's the sure way to get a correct answer to "what am I feeling with my fingers? " ...Read more
I'm 19 years old and I'm going to give birth to my first child but I am so frightened I am going to get. Prolapse in my vagina?
Prolapse and birth: Don't be frightened. Although birth and prolapse can be associated, women that have never delivered also experience prolapse. Not only is it associated with trauma, it is also linked to support and may have genetic components. ...Read more
I have a rectal prolapse that comes out whenever I go to the. Bathroom. Lately I have been bleeding from my vagina when this happens.?
Vaginal bleeding: You need to be seen by the Gastroenterologist to do a more thorough evaluation of the prolapse. ...Read more
Just had a prolapse op a few weeks ago. Recently felt a squidgy lump at the side of the vagina lowndown. No pain/bleeding. What could it be?
I may have some sort of prolapse, I'm 29 mum of boy 22 months old looked at my vagina, last look 1yr ago, something bulging, just below urethra?
Bulge: It may be a prolapse but it could be an infected vaginal gland. See your doctor for evaluation. ...Read more
Can a prolapse in the vagina cause abnormal bleeding, red irritation and a protrusion outside the vagina?
Yes!: See your OB/GNE to discuss options!Get a more detailed answer ›
I have a posterior prolapse and am. Having a lot of pain. I can feel. My.Intestine in my vagina. What should I do.?
I have a rectal prolapse with the rectum pushing out into the vagina when the rectum is full, I have been doing pelvic floor exercises?
Rectocele: Technically rectal prolapse is defined as when all the layers of the rectum come out beyond the anal verge, what you describe sounds more like a rectocele. Usually a colon and rectal surgeon will work this up with a voiding proctogram, and depending on findings may refer you for biofeedback to re teach you to relax your pelvic floor muscles. ...Read more
I have had a prolapsed bladder for about 2 years, it seems to be getting some worse it is just before coming out of my vagina what is the treatment fo?
Be evaluated first..: Go to see gynecologist or urologist who has special interest in uro-gynecology to assess your detailed bladder prolapse-related history, general health, ability to cope with life reality, progress and degree of prolapse so to select an optimal option of care from supporting pessary or surgical correction, which, either one, just helps improve pelvic floor muscle strength, not cure - over time. ... ...Read more