Signs & Symptoms Obstetrics & Gynecology

Pelvic Organ Prolapse
Signs and Symptoms

Women with prolapsed pelvic organs may feel pressure or heaviness in the pelvic region. Sometimes it feels as if something is "falling out." Prolapse also may cause incontinence.

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