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Prolapsed Uterus (cont.)

When to Seek Medical Care

Notify a health care professional if you experience any of the following symptoms:

  • You feel the cervix near the opening of the vaginal canal, or you suffer persistent discomfort from urinary dribbling or the urge to have a bowel movement (rectal urgency).
  • You may not feel the cervix but just pressure in your vaginal canal and the feeling of something coming out of your vagina.
  • You have continuing low back pain with difficulty in walking, urination, and defecation.

Seek medical care immediately if you experience the following:

  • Obstruction or difficulty in urination and/or defecation
  • Complete uterine prolapse (your uterus comes out of your vagina)
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