Genital prolapse

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1 Genital prolapse 5 th Year Medical Students 2005 Genital prolapse – anatomical • Uterine prolapse • Anterior vaginal wall prolapse –c y s t o c e l e – cystourethrocele • Posterior vaginal wall prolapse
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2 Second degree uterine prolapse Third degree uterine prolapse Predisposing factors • Congenital pelvic floor weakness – collagen, race, anatomy • Difficult or traumatic labour - denervation • Multiparity - trauma • Chronic disorders – chronic obstructive airway, constipations, straining • Abdominal tumours • Obesity, smoking, heavy lifting • Steroids, menopause, pelvic surgery Symptoms • Pressure symptoms – weight dragging down • Mass at introitus • Low backache • Urinary symptoms – incomplete emptying of bladder, retention of urine, recurrent UTI • Bladder symptoms – constipation, mass
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This note was uploaded on 12/24/2011 for the course STEP 1 taught by Professor Dr.aslam during the Fall '11 term at Montgomery College.

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