What You Need To Know About The Vaginal Mesh
A vaginal mesh also known as a Transvaginal mesh or bladder sling is a Prolene, synthetic sling implanted in a female to help with uterine prolapse, bladder prolapse, bowel prolapse or urinary incontinence. These mesh products have been used for over half a century. Your synthetic vaginal mesh is made of metallic or polymer screens . The vaginal mesh has used to restore weakened pelvic muscles resulting from child birth,hysterectomy or post-menopausal loss of estrogen. The muscles and ligaments which surround the pelvic organs weaken, allowing the organs to slip out of their natural place, or prolapse.
What is Prolene?
According to Wikepedia Prolene is a synthetic, monofilament, nonabsorbable polypropylene suture.
What is a Prolene TransVaginal Mesh?
Vaginal Mesh is a surgical mesh. It is a woven fabric. It is used in women to treat pelvic prolapse, bladder prolapse, and similar problems. The transvaginal mesh is implanted thru the vagina or abdomen and used to create what is called a pelvic sling or bladder sling. It is similar but not the same as hernia mesh repairs.
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