Can a prolapse correct itself?
Prolapsed organs cannot heal themselves, and most worsen over time. Several treatments are available to correct a prolapsed bladder.
Is a prolapse dangerous?
If you have pelvic organ prolapse, you’ll notice a bulge at the opening of the vagina. The bulge isn’t dangerous, but it can be very uncomfortable. When the prolapse pulls the bladder downward, it bends the ureter (the tube through which urine exits the body). As a result, you might have trouble urinating fully.
What does a uterine prolapse feel like?
Symptoms of a prolapsed uterus include: A feeling of fullness or pressure in your pelvis (you may describe it as a feeling of sitting on a small ball) Low back pain. Feeling that something is coming out of your vagina.
Can you feel a prolapsed uterus with your finger?
Insert 1 or 2 fingers and place over the back vaginal wall (facing the rectum), to feel any bulging under your fingers, first with strong coughing and then sustained bearing down. A definite bulge under your fingers indicates a back vaginal wall prolapse.