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Flashcards in Pelvic laxity Deck (8):
1

Rectocele- Eti

- Post vaginal wall prolapse from rectum
- Hx of laxative use or ememas
- Vaginal hernias due to weakness/ laxity of perineum
- Age, increased parity, obesity, lifting

2

Pelvic laxity- Sx

- Sitting on a ball
- Vaginal fullness
- Incontinence
- Fecal/ gas incontinence
- Reducible mass
- Back/ pelvic pain

3

Pelvic laxity- Tx

- Kegal exercises
- estrogen improves tone, quality & vascularity
- Surgical correction
- Pessary

4

Cystocele- Eti

- Anterior vaginal wall prolapse
- Herniation of bladder wall

5

Uterine prolapse

- Apical prolapse
- Uterine descends into vagina
- Accompanied by cysto/ rectoncile

6

Urethrocele

Sagging of urethra due to detachment from pubic symphysis
- Accompany cystocele

7

Urethrocele- Sx

Vulvar sensitivity
- Mucosal protrusion through meatus

8

Urethrocele- Tx

Warm soaks
- Estrogen cream