Urologic Dysfunction After Menopause Topic Guide
Urologic Dysfunction After Menopause: Urologic conditions that can occur around the time a woman goes through menopause include bladder control problems, bladder prolapse (descent of the bladder into the vagina), and urinary tract infections. Diagnosis of urologic problems may include urinalysis, microscopy of the urine, and urine culture. Treatment may include behavioral modification, medication, and surgery.
Prolapsed Bladder The bladder is a hollow organ in the pelvis that stores urine. The pressure created when the bladder fills with urine is what causes the urge to urinate. During urination, ...