Why does my cervix drop lower on my period? By the 2nd or 3rd day, it becomes extremely hard to put a tampin in and its very painful.
Cervical Prolapse. The uterus is a dynamic organ. I moves ! the displacement depends on support by ligaments the can stretch beyond recovery. Menstruation brings swelling and inflammatory changes to the uterus. Such changes may make a prolapsing (slipping down the vagina) uterus more noticeable. An evaluation by a gynecologist with experience in "pelvic organ prolapse" may help.
Possible uterine des. Older women often have some degree of uterine decensis, especially if they have had several vaginal deliveries. In rare instances, they will eventually require surgery.