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Prolapse Surgery - The Comprehensive Guide
The Comprehensive Guide to Prolapse SurgeryMitral valve prolapse, pelvic organ prolapse (bladder prolapse, uterine prolapse, and more), rectal prolapse.

Prolapse facts:

30-50% of women will develop some form of pelvic organ prolapse over their lifetimes. The vast majority of occurrences come after childbirth.
Bladder prolapse (or cystocele) is the most common form of pelvic organ prolapse; this is when the bladder 'falls' into the front wall of the vagina.
11-19% of women will undergo surgery for pelvic organ prolapse or urinary incontinence by the time they are 80-85.
About 200,000 prolapse surgeries are done each year in the United States.
27% of women undergo repeat surgery.