Pelvic Organ Prolapse

Pelvic Organ Prolapse is defined as a "diagnosis by symptoms and clinical examination, assisted by any relevant imaging, that involves the identification of descent of one or more of the anterior vaginal wall (central, paravaginal or combination cystocele), posterior vaginal wall (rectocele), the uterus (cervix) or the apex of the vaginal (vaginal vault or cuff scar) after hysterectomy." In other words, dropping of the top back or bottom of the vaginal wall causing a bulge or protrusion from the vagina.

Videos (click to open and play):



Pelvic Organ Prolapse

Pelvic Organ Prolapse

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What Can I Expect After Pelvic Organ Prolapse Surgery?
What Can I Expect After Pelvic Organ Prolapse Surgery?

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How Old Is Too Old? (for surgery)

How Old Is Too Old? (for surgery)

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How Long to Heal After Prolapse Surgery?

How Long to Heal After Prolapse Surgery?

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How Old is Too Old for Pelvic Organ Prolapse Surgery?
How Old is Too Old for Pelvic Organ Prolapse Surgery?

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What Is It I've Been Hearing About Mesh?
What Is It I've Been Hearing About Mesh?

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Concerns Over Trans Vaginal Mesh Repairs for POP? (POP = Pelvic Organ Prolapse)
Concerns Over Trans Vaginal Mesh Repairs for POP? (POP = Pelvic Organ Prolapse

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Pelvic Organ Prolapse Repair

Pelvic Organ Prolapse Repair

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In addition, here is a radio prmotion created by Dr. Crites-Bachert about Pelvic Organ Prolapse (you can listen to it in MP3 format here): Pelvic Organ Prolapse Radio Promotion