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24 Oct 2006

PROLAPYSED UTERUS
I AM 37 AND HAVE A PROLAPYSED UTERUS IS A HISTORECTOMY MY ONLY OPTION?
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GynaeDoc
gynaedoc

01 Jan 0001

It depends on how bad the prolapse is. If mild, you can just live with it. A pesssary is an option. This holds the uterus up, but has to be changed every 6 months and is usually used in older women.

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