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Category Archives: Bladder Prolapse

Bladder Prolapse – Loss of Bladder Control

Bladder prolapse affects only women. Under normal conditions, the bladder is held in position by a “hammock” of supporting pelvic floor muscles and ligaments. If these muscles and tissues stretch or become weak the bladder can sag into the vagina*. This is known as bladder prolapse or a cystocele. In some women, the sagging bladder…
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