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  • Surgical
  • In an effort to improve outcomes of transvaginal prolapse repair, a number of graft materials have been introduced to complement, reinforce, or replace native tissue in reconstructive surgical procedures. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Diagnosis
  • This is thread 7 (again - see below) of a long-running series of posts from ladies suffering from pelvic prolapses to support each other through the process of diagnosis, repair and recovery. (mumsnet.com)
  • Proper diagnosis is key to treating pelvic support problems. (acog.org)
  • 2 Chronic pelvic pain, however, should be considered a symptom rather than a diagnosis, and there is debate as to what the precise definition should be. (bpac.org.nz)
  • Despite this, 'Prolapse' is a diagnosis that is given by many health practitioners without a second thought, but one that is not always explained thoroughly. (enlivenhealth.co.uk)
  • surgical
  • Barboglio PG, Toler AJ, Triaca V. Robotic sacrocolpopexy for the management of pelvic organ prolapse: a review of midterm surgical and quality of life outcomes. (springer.com)
  • It is estimated that half of all women over age 50 experience some degree of POP, and many women must undergo surgical procedures to correct it. (agingcare.com)
  • CIGC surgical specialists have undergone extensive training, are board-certified and fellowship-trained in the advanced techniques and procedures to surgically treat pelvic prolapse. (innovativegyn.com)
  • The newest choice is GYNECARE PROLIFT* Pelvic Floor Repair Systems, a revolutionary new minimally invasive surgical technique that offers promising long-term results for women with pelvic organ prolapse. (docplayer.net)
  • Many physicians and gynecologists routinely screen patients for prolapse now, and a new surgical specialty urogynecology has developed to correct this problem. (targetwoman.com)
  • In more advanced cases, your provider may recommend a pessary (device to support the vagina and internal organs) or surgical placement of supportive mesh (sling). (bellinghamurologygroup.com)
  • chronic
  • Chronic pelvic pain can cause significant disruption to the lives of the women it affects. (bpac.org.nz)
  • This article focuses on the general strategies of management, rather than the treatment options for each of the multiple conditions that can contribute to chronic pelvic pain. (bpac.org.nz)
  • Women with chronic pelvic pain report a lower quality of life, with high rates of functional impairment, psychosocial distress and sexual dysfunction. (bpac.org.nz)
  • Treatment of chronic pyelonephritis long, appoint a doctor.Patients needed prolonged course of antibiotic therapy, combined with taking herbal kidney, muscle relaxants and painkillers.If there is a violation of the outflow of urine, the restoration of the normal voiding is one of the major problems in the treatment.In addition, patients demonstrated a spa treatment. (diets-doctor.com)
  • Chronic straining on the toilet can cause hernias, diverticulosis , and pelvic organ prolapse . (naturesplatform.com)
  • urine
  • To check the strength of your pelvic floor muscles, you'll be asked to contract them, as if you're trying to stop the stream of urine. (mayoclinic.org)
  • You should focus on the muscles that you use to stop your flow of urine, so think of the sensation and areas engaged when you really have to urinate but are unable to get to a bathroom. (agingcare.com)
  • Stopping and starting urination can be a useful tool for initially discovering and isolating these muscles, but doing so repeatedly might cause urine to get "trapped" in the bladder and ultimately lead to a urinary tract infection (UTI). (agingcare.com)
  • Squeeze the muscles that you use to stop the flow of urine. (acog.org)
  • When the muscles are relaxed, urine and feces can be released from the body. (healthline.com)
  • Your bladder is a balloon-like organ that expands to hold about 450 mL of urine. (mydr.com.au)
  • Muscles called sphincters stop the urine from leaking by closing tightly around the neck of the bladder. (mydr.com.au)