How exactly does a doctor go in and fix vaginal prolapse?

Several options. Depending on your age, you may want to consider just a pessary to "hold everything in." most procedures for prolapse are now done abdominally and/or with minimally invasive procedures. The procedures involve attaching the pelvic fascia, the tissue on the inside to structures inside your abdomen, such as cooper's ligament or the sacrum.

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I have been reading about mesh complications from vaginal prolapse surgery. Should I be worreid or schedule a doctor visit?

Not necessarily. Mesh products have been used in surgical procedures for a long time. Over the last 5-10 years there has been a large increase in their use in female pelvic relaxation surgery. Most of the mesh problems are rare and if they do occur they cause symptoms. If you are having no problems, you should just schedule your routine annual gynecologic visit. The pelvic exam would identify most mesh issues. Read more...
If you are not . Experiencing any problems and had a surgery with mesh. There is no need to worry or be examined. Read more...