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Prolapse literally means "To fall out of place". In medicine, prolapse is a condition where organs, such as the uterus, fall down or slip out of place. It is used for organs protruding through the vagina or the rectum, or for the misalignment of the valves of the heart.
Availability of Elvie Trainer could help reduce NHS annual spend on urinary incontinence

Availability of Elvie Trainer could help reduce NHS annual spend on urinary incontinence

Careful patient selection may help achieve good outcomes for vaginal mesh surgery

Careful patient selection may help achieve good outcomes for vaginal mesh surgery

Newly expanded program at Rush offers relief from pelvic floor problems

Newly expanded program at Rush offers relief from pelvic floor problems

Pelvic mesh implantation horrors

Pelvic mesh implantation horrors

Physicians create long-awaited baseline measure of pelvic organ prolapse progression

Physicians create long-awaited baseline measure of pelvic organ prolapse progression

Catheter-based procedure increases treatment options for mitral valve disease

Catheter-based procedure increases treatment options for mitral valve disease

Women undergoing hysterectomy have risk of long-term disease, study shows

Women undergoing hysterectomy have risk of long-term disease, study shows

Study reveals the link between hysterectomy and increased chronic health risks

Study reveals the link between hysterectomy and increased chronic health risks

Study reveals the link between hysterectomy and increased chronic health risks

Study reveals the link between hysterectomy and increased chronic health risks

Patients’ life values affect their attendance at medical treatment for pelvic-floor dysfunction

Patients’ life values affect their attendance at medical treatment for pelvic-floor dysfunction

DePuy Synthes launches CONCORDE Clear MIS Discectomy Device to simplify spinal fusion surgery

DePuy Synthes launches CONCORDE Clear MIS Discectomy Device to simplify spinal fusion surgery

Study identifies promising treatment to reduce brain injury in babies

Study identifies promising treatment to reduce brain injury in babies

Pioneering heart device found to be safe and effective

Pioneering heart device found to be safe and effective

New trial to assess effectiveness of self-management program for women with pelvic organ prolapse

New trial to assess effectiveness of self-management program for women with pelvic organ prolapse

Drug treatment used for other conditions can help women combat urinary incontinence

Drug treatment used for other conditions can help women combat urinary incontinence

Pelvic prolapse surgery using mesh no more effective than standard repair?

Pelvic prolapse surgery using mesh no more effective than standard repair?

Study compares two common treatment options for pelvic organ prolapse

Study compares two common treatment options for pelvic organ prolapse

Mediplus develops new silicone pessaries that eliminate clinical risks associated with surgical mesh

Mediplus develops new silicone pessaries that eliminate clinical risks associated with surgical mesh

Pelvic prolapse surgery using mesh or graft not more effective than standard technique, study finds

Pelvic prolapse surgery using mesh or graft not more effective than standard technique, study finds

Study shows effectiveness of pelvic floor muscle training for prevention of prolapse symptoms

Study shows effectiveness of pelvic floor muscle training for prevention of prolapse symptoms