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What is a pessary?
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In brief: Support
A pessary is a nonsurgical treatment to help women with pelvic organ prolapse (fallen baldder, uterus).
There are any variations on the device, but all are placed into the vagina and remain there to support the pelvic organs. It is usually placed by a gynecologist or urogynecologist.

In brief: Support
A pessary is a nonsurgical treatment to help women with pelvic organ prolapse (fallen baldder, uterus).
There are any variations on the device, but all are placed into the vagina and remain there to support the pelvic organs. It is usually placed by a gynecologist or urogynecologist.
Dr. Edward Cherullo
Dr. Edward Cherullo
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Dr. Andrew Malinchak
Family Medicine
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In brief: Bladder support
It's a device inserted into the vagina to help support your bladder to help prevent urinary incontinence (leakage).

In brief: Bladder support
It's a device inserted into the vagina to help support your bladder to help prevent urinary incontinence (leakage).
Dr. Andrew Malinchak
Dr. Andrew Malinchak
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Dr. George Klauber
A pessary is used primarily to control uterine prolapse/
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