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My pelvic sling inserted some twelve years ago seems to have

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My pelvic sling inserted some twelve years ago seems to have decided to stop working. I have no pain or side problems but when I cough I seem to be back to square one! Can this be rectified easily please and can I continue with a sex life. or has sex caused this to happen?
Hi, It's Dr. C. Board certified Ob-gyne. I can help you today. I'm sorry to hear about this. It's very frustrating issue. Sex life didn't cause this to happen and it may very well be able to be corrected. The proper doctor to evaluate you is a "uro-gynecologist". They're specially trained exactly to deal with these kind of tough repairs that have failed. You can ask your regular gyne for a referral or if you tell me where you live, I can find a well-trained specialist for you to consult with. I hope this was reassuring and helpful.
Customer: replied 5 years ago.
Many thanks for you kind reply and I am so glad that it maybe correctable. I am a Brit living in the Cribbean so not so many reliable doctors on board here but I think we have one on island that maybe able to help me. It has been so successful for many years and well worth getting fixed if possible. Also glad not caused by sex with my partner! Lol
Yes be certain not to undergo surgery with a doctor who has not been properly trained. You may have to travel. It's very important because complications from this type of surgery are not at all good if not done by a competently trained surgeon. Anything else?
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Customer: replied 5 years ago.
Many thanks for your reassuring help and now to find someone suitable but here it is all about money more than healthcare. shame. Maybe wait until I can get to UK. Have a\ great Christmas. Kind regards, Ge