Women's Health Community
Uterus out of place
About This Community:

This patient support community is for discussions relating to women's health issues, including bone health, gynecologic cancers, genetic testing, heart disease, infectious diseases, work issues, mammograms, reproductive health, sexuality, domestic abuse and sexual violence.

Font Size:
A
A
A
Background:
Blank
Blank
Blank
Blank Blank

Uterus out of place

Is it serious if your uterus is at the opening of your vagina? It is at the opening when I sit down. When I am layig down, it is not at the opening. What is this called?
Related Discussions
-6 Comments Post a Comment
Blank
Avatar_n_tn
It's called a prolapsed uterus.  You can google either that, or "uterine prolapse".

Here's one good article.

http://www.emedicinehealth.com/prolapsed_uterus/article_em.htm
Blank
Avatar_n_tn
I've heard of a prolapsed uterus.  I have been to a uterine massage (mayan massage) and the masseuse helped a woman with the same issue.  Mayan massage is a type of uterine massage that helps put the uterus back where it needs to go.  It is not a one time thing--you go in for the massage and they actually teach you how to do it so that you can do it for yourself.  Mayan massage is also used for fertility issues as well.  For more information, you can Look up arvigomassage.com.  You may also be able to find someone certified in your area.  Don't knock it til you try it.  I was skeptical at first but have noticed a lot of changes in my body since I've started this.
Blank
Avatar_f_tn
It sounds like your uterus has fallen. You can have a device called a pessary inserted to hold it back into place or have surgery to repair whatever needs repairing.  You should see a gyn and them from their perhaps a gyn/urologist.
Post a Comment
To
Blank
Weight Tracker
Weight Tracker
Start Tracking Now
Women's Health Community Resources
RSS Expert Activity
242532_tn?1269553979
Blank
How to Silence Your Inner Critic an...
14 hrs ago by Roger Gould, M.D.Blank
242532_tn?1269553979
Blank
Emotional Eaters: How to Silence Yo...
Mar 26 by Roger Gould, M.D.Blank
1344197_tn?1392822771
Blank
Vaginal vs. Laparoscopic Hysterecto...
Feb 19 by J. Kyle Mathews, MD, DVMBlank
Top Women's Health Answerers
136956_tn?1363091289
Blank
ticked
Mississauga, ON
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
arlandonbloom
CO
176437_tn?1326305702
Blank
msniki412
New York , NY
1527510_tn?1392304944
Blank
Carly1306
United Kingdom
973741_tn?1342346373
Blank
specialmom
5840009_tn?1395493115
Blank
ROSYouralright
PHUKET, Thailand