Posts made in June, 2018

Pelvic Organ Prolapse Awareness Month

Posted by on Jun 14, 2018 in Uncategorized

This month we recognize how many women suffer from POP. This is something we successfully treat. Pelvic organ prolapse (POP) occurs when there is a weakness or laxity in the supporting structures of the bladder, urethra, rectum, or uterus. When there is a lack of support, one or more of these organs can drop down, bulge, or prolapse into the vagina. The organ may also begin to exit out of the vagina. The support structures for these organs include the pelvic floor muscles, pelvic ligaments, and connective tissue or fascia. There are several types of prolapses. A prolapse of the bladder is...

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