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Uterine Prolapse Symptoms & Diagnosis


There may be no symptoms for mild cases of uterine prolapse. Symptoms for more severe cases may include:

  • Sensation of fullness in the vagina
  • Sensation of pulling in the pelvis
  • Pain in the vagina, lower back, or lower abdomen
  • Vaginal discharge
  • Leakage of urine
  • Difficulty voiding urine
  • Frequent urinary tract infections
  • Protrusion of pink tissue from the vagina that may be irritated or itchy


Your healthcare provider will ask about your symptoms and medical history, and perform a physical exam, including a thorough pelvic exam.

Please be aware that this information is provided to supplement the care provided by your physician. It is neither intended nor implied to be a substitute for professional medical advice. CALL YOUR HEALTHCARE PROVIDER IMMEDIATELY IF YOU THINK YOU MAY HAVE A MEDICAL EMERGENCY. Always seek the advice of your physician or other qualified health provider prior to starting any new treatment or with any questions you may have regarding a medical condition. Copyright © 2024 EBSCO Publishing All rights reserved.

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