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Care at Mayo Clinic - Mayo Clinic
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y incontinence care at Mayo Clinic Your Mayo Clinic care team Mayo Clinic has doctors with extra training in bladder and urinary function. They specialize in diagnosing and treating urinary incontinence and have experience treating people who have had previous, unsuccessful treatment. Extensive experience Each year, Mayo Clinic specialists treat nearly 10,000 people with urinary incontinence. A...

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e prolapse care at Mayo Clinic Your Mayo Clinic care team Mayo Clinic's uterine prolapse team includes specialists trained in female pelvic floor medicine (urogynecologists). Urogynecologists undergo three years of training in women's pelvic health and pelvic reconstructive surgery after completing four years of general obstetrics and gynecology training. Having all of this subspecialized exper...

Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/uterine-prolapse/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20353464?p=1

sis A diagnosis of uterine prolapse generally occurs during a pelvic exam. During the pelvic exam your doctor is likely to ask you: To bear down as if having a bowel movement. Bearing down can help your doctor assess how far the uterus has slipped into the vagina. To tighten your pelvic muscles as if you're stopping a stream of urine. This test checks the strength of your pelvic muscles. You mi...

Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/rectal-prolapse/symptoms-causes/syc-20352837?p=1

ew Rectal prolapse occurs when part of the large intestine's lowest section (rectum) slips outside the muscular opening at the end of the digestive tract (anus). The prolapsed rectum can cause fecal incontinence. Rectal prolapse can sometimes be treated with stool softeners, suppositories and other medications. But surgery is usually needed to treat rectal prolapse. By Mayo Clinic Staff

Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/constipation/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20354259?p=1

sis In addition to a general physical exam and a digital rectal exam, doctors use the following tests and procedures to diagnose chronic constipation and try to find the cause: Blood tests. Your doctor will look for a systemic condition such as low thyroid (hypothyroidism). Examination of the rectum and lower, or sigmoid, colon (sigmoidoscopy). In this procedure, your doctor inserts a lighted, ...

Care at Mayo Clinic - Mayo Clinic
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prolapse care at Mayo Clinic Your Mayo Clinic care team More than 400 people receive care for rectal prolapse at Mayo Clinic every year. People with rectal prolapse often have other types of pelvic organ prolapse. If you need surgery, Mayo specialists work together so that in most cases you have only one procedure. Advanced diagnosis Mayo Clinic doctors use dynamic MRI for diagnosing and plann...

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https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/enterocele/care-at-mayo-clinic/mac-20377672?p=1

bowel prolapse care at Mayo Clinic Your Mayo Clinic care team Mayo Clinic doctors who specialize in small bowel prolapse, in many cases, see only people with pelvic organ prolapse. As a result, they have extensive expertise in treating this condition, including correcting treatments done elsewhere that weren't satisfactory. Research Mayo physicians are leaders in clinical research that enhances...

Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/pelvic-organ-prolapse/symptoms-causes/syc-20360557?p=1

ew When the muscles and ligaments supporting a woman's pelvic organs weaken, the pelvic organs can drop lower in the pelvis, creating a bulge in the vagina (prolapse). Women most commonly develop pelvic organ prolapse years after childbirth, after a hysterectomy or after menopause. If you have symptoms, such as a feeling of pressure in your pelvic area, see your health care provider. By Mayo Cl...

Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/uterine-prolapse/symptoms-causes/syc-20353458?p=1

ew Uterine prolapse occurs when pelvic floor muscles and ligaments stretch and weaken and no longer provide enough support for the uterus. As a result, the uterus slips down into or protrudes out of the vagina. Uterine prolapse can occur in women of any age. But it often affects postmenopausal women who've had one or more vaginal deliveries. Mild uterine prolapse usually doesn't require treatme...

Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/rectal-ulcer/symptoms-causes/syc-20377749?p=1

ew Solitary rectal ulcer syndrome is a condition that occurs when one or more open sores (ulcers) develop in the rectum. The rectum is a muscular tube connected to the end of your colon. Stool passes through the rectum on its way out of the body. Solitary rectal ulcer syndrome is a rare and poorly understood disorder that often occurs in people with chronic constipation. Solitary rectal ulcer s...

Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/heart-valve-disease/symptoms-causes/syc-20353727?p=1

ew In heart valve disease, one or more of the valves in your heart doesn't work properly. Your heart has four valves that keep blood flowing in the correct direction. In some cases, one or more of the valves don't open or close properly. This can cause the blood flow through your heart to your body to be disrupted. Your heart valve disease treatment depends on the heart valve affected and the t...

Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/polyhydramnios/symptoms-causes/syc-20368493?p=1

ew Polyhydramnios (pol-e-hi-DRAM-nee-os) is the excessive accumulation of amniotic fluid — the fluid that surrounds the baby in the uterus during pregnancy. Polyhydramnios occurs in about 1 to 2 percent of pregnancies. Most cases of polyhydramnios are mild and result from a gradual buildup of amniotic fluid during the second half of pregnancy. Severe polyhydramnios may cause shortness of breath...

Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
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Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/fecal-incontinence/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20351403?p=1

sis Your doctor will ask questions about your condition and perform a physical exam that usually includes a visual inspection of your anus. A probe may be used to examine this area for nerve damage. Normally, this touching causes your anal sphincter to contract and your anus to pucker. Medical tests A number of tests are available to help pinpoint the cause of fecal incontinence: Digital rectal...

Care at Mayo Clinic - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/cystocele/care-at-mayo-clinic/mac-20369463?p=1

or prolapse - cystocele care at Mayo Clinic Experience. Mayo Clinic has doctors who specialize in anterior prolapse; they have extra training in pelvic floor disorders and, in many cases, see only people with anterior prolapse. As a result, they have extensive expertise in treating this condition, including fixing treatments done elsewhere that have failed. Each year, Mayo Clinic doctors care f...

Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/cystocele/symptoms-causes/syc-20369452?p=1

ew Anterior prolapse, also known as a cystocele (SIS-toe-seel), occurs when the supportive tissue between a woman's bladder and vaginal wall weakens and stretches, allowing the bladder to bulge into the vagina. Anterior prolapse is also called a prolapsed bladder. Straining the muscles that support your pelvic organs may lead to anterior prolapse. Such straining occurs during vaginal childbirth...

Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/mitral-valve-disease/symptoms-causes/syc-20355107?p=1

ew In mitral valve disease, the mitral valve, which is located between your left heart chambers (left atrium and left ventricle), doesn't work properly. Types of mitral valve disease include: Mitral valve regurgitation In this condition, the flaps (leaflets) of the mitral valve don't close tightly, causing blood to leak backward into the left atrium of your heart. If not treated, it can result ...

Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/enterocele/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20377666?p=1

sis To confirm a diagnosis of small bowel prolapse, your doctor performs a pelvic exam. During the exam, your doctor may ask you to take a deep breath and hold it while bearing down like you're having a bowel movement (Valsalva maneuver), which is likely to cause the prolapsed small bowel to bulge downward. If your doctor can't verify that you have a prolapse while you're lying on the exam tabl...

Care at Mayo Clinic - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/stress-incontinence/care-at-mayo-clinic/mac-20355736?p=1

incontinence care at Mayo Clinic Your Mayo Clinic care team Urologists and urogynecologists at Mayo Clinic provide expert care for female patients of all ages who experience problems of the urinary tract. Urologists also provide specialized treatment for men of all ages who have incontinence. Advanced diagnosis and treatment Mayo Clinic doctors are leaders in clinical research, allowing for th...

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https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/overactive-bladder/care-at-mayo-clinic/mac-20355726?p=1

tive bladder care at Mayo Clinic Your Mayo Clinic care team Mayo Clinic has doctors who specialize in overactive bladder; they have extra training in bladder and urinary function and, in many cases, see only people with overactive bladder. As a result, they have extensive expertise in treating overactive bladder, including fixing treatments done elsewhere that have failed. Each year, Mayo Clini...