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What sort of disorder is an enterocele?

What sort of disorder is an enterocele?

Internal hernia-ish: Weakness in the pelvic muscles that support the innards can cause prolapse (bulging) of various organs, including the small bowel (enterocele), urinary bladder (cystocele), uterus, rectum (rectocele). ...Read more

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Enterocele (Definition)

Enterocele (enterocoele) is a condition where the bowel protrudes into the vagina through a weakening ...Read more


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How long is the process of sorting high prolactin from a scan ?

How long is the process of sorting high prolactin from a scan ?

MRI Pituitary Gland: I am not certain I fully understand your question. High prolactin levels in the blood are frequently due to functioning Microadenoma of the Pituitary Gland. MRI of the Pituitary demonstrates these lesions. Study takes under 30 minutes. Requires administration of Gadolinium. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of enterocele?

What are the symptoms of enterocele?

Bulge, back pain: An enterocele is a hernia of the small bowel into the vagina. Traditionally, it has been described as causing back pain but in reality many women in their middle ages who have enterocele have back pain for other reasons. Thus, the primary symptoms is pelvic pressure and / or a bulge from the vaginal opening. ...Read more

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What is the treatment for enterocele?

What is the treatment for enterocele?

Surgery.: An enterocele is a protrusion of the small intestines and peritoneum into the vaginal canal. This can be surgically treated by transvaginal approach or by laparoscopy. It usually occurs in women who have had a hysterectomy. ...Read more

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How does an optical sorting machine work?

How does an optical sorting machine work?

Machine vision: Optical sorting machines use optical-mechanical detectors and mechanical sorters to scan items, usually on a production line to separate out desired and undesired characteristics. Devices also exist to identify individual cells in this manner and sort them out to remove abnormal cells, for instance, from the blood stream or perform diagnostic cell counting. ...Read more

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What is laparoscopic enterocele repair?

What is laparoscopic enterocele repair?

Repair: Enterocele is when the small bowel dips down into the pelvis and may prolapse out the vagina or other opening. Laparoscopic techniques involve minimally invasively (with small incisions and a camera) going in to fix the problem. It sometimes is associated with the repair of prolapse of other organs, and may involve the use of mesh. ...Read more

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If the enterocele is removed, can it grow back? Worse case scenario if i don't opt to have the enterocele removed? Possible complication of surgery

If  the enterocele is removed, can it grow back?  Worse case scenario if i don't opt to have the enterocele removed?  Possible complication of surgery

Great Q for Urogyn : Thanks for bringing up three very good questions. Our obgyn colleagues and subspecialists in urogynecology can answer this best. They see the natural course or progression of enteroceles when patients perhaps wait too long for repair. In addition, they can list the risks of a repair. Pardon the graphic image, but it does show the proximity of the pelvic structures to the vagina. ...Read more

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Washing up at work i was sorting out cutlery I managed to stab my palm on the lifeline crease, would I need medical help?

Washing up at work i was sorting out cutlery I managed to stab my palm on the lifeline crease, would I need medical help?

See a doctor: With the injury you describe you could need stitches but may have also caused tendon damage. Get it checked out with a physician. ...Read more

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Are there good alternative therapies for enterocele?

Are there good alternative therapies for enterocele?

None that r good: Enteroceles may not cause symptoms (incidental finding); therefore, they may not require rx at all. No evidence that, say, yoga, pilates, tai chi, rolfing, herbs, homeopathy work for symptomatic enteroceles. Kegel exercises/biofeedback unlikely to help symptomatic enteroceles (but may be worth a try) surgical management may help. ...Read more

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When is an enterocele an emergency? Mine is bulging out of my vagina. And very painful

When it is trapped: Fortunately, the enterocele is protruding into the vagina which is an expandable space. However, the bowel can still be trapped causing severe pain with obstruction which would constitute an emergency. ...Read more