What is Pelvic Organ Prolapse?
The dictionary definition of prolapse is “to slip forward or down,” but pelvic organ prolapse is a broad term that is used to describe a variety of prolapse conditions:
- Cystocele (bladder/anterior vaginal wall)
- Enterocele (top of the vagina)
- Uterine/vaginal (apical prolapse/uterus)
- Rectocele (posterior vaginal wall/rectum).