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Is it possible uterus to prolapse?

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is it possible for the uterus to prolapse?

Yes. Can you tell me more about your problem or why you ask the question? Thank you.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
i have noticed over the last couple of weeks that when i strain to go to the toilet a soft lump appears in the mouth of my pushes back in and there is no pain.

Most likely you have a prolapse. It can be a prolapse of the cervix, the bladder, or the rectum.

A prolapse only needs treatment if it causes symptoms. If you can live with it, it's often best to do so. Treatment usually requires surgery, although sometimes a pessary can be placed in the vagina to support the prolapse.

It's probably best to see an OB/GYN doctor for evaluation. Generally an exam is all that's required for diagnosis. Then the doctor will discuss possible treatment. Best wishes.

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