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Mar 03, 2012
"Can you say what procedure you had?was it abdominal or vaginal? Does your bowels and bladder work well? Dr. Hoyte"
Mar 03, 2012
"Yes. PT canhelp rehabilitate the pelvic floor muscles and this can help to keep the prolapsed vagina from falling out. It will not resuspend the vagina, but can remove the uncomfortable protruding vagina. Its noninvasive and usually will..."
Mar 03, 2012
"The Kegels will help hold the prolapse in, remember the relaxation part of the kegel exercise is as important as the contraction part. Also, if you have prolapse, and do not want surgery, consider also a pessary, which might be helpful i..."
Mar 03, 2012
"Go to our website www.usfurogyn.com - look under the tab - Medical information about urogynecology. in the middle of the page, there are some links to the organizations who can help you locate a qualified urogynecologist in your area. I..."
Mar 03, 2012
"Many women have had the eroding mesh safely removed without having to have a colostomy, and without developing a fistula. You should first locate a trained urogynecologist, who can examine you and help you determine the best option for r..."
Oct 23, 2011
"THe incontinence can sometimes recure if the sling is "snipped". For my patients, I remove the whole sling, and replace it wuth a sling made from your own tissue (Called an autologous fascial sling). That procedure takes longer to perfo..."
Oct 23, 2011
"I am truly sorry to hear about your mom. This is devastating. PLease let me know some more details of your situation, and I will try to give you some helpful information, that you may find useful."
Oct 23, 2011
"You need to be evaluated by a urogynecologist, who can help determine if removing the mesh will make your symptoms go away. I am happy to help you locate one if you wish."
Oct 23, 2011
"Hi, I have heard this type of report about autoimmune flareups from several of my mesh erosion patients now. THe polypropelene mesh is supposed to be non-immunogenic, meaning that it is not supposed to generate an immune response. The..."
Sep 03, 2011
"You might want to get evaluated by a trained urogynecologist to learn the cause of your symptoms. With a good diagnosis, they may be able to offer you a therapy to relieve your symptoms."