Vaginal pessary

Vaginal pessary
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Vaginal pessary for treatment of uterine prolapse. A vaginal pessary is a device inserted into the vagina which can either be mechanical or pharmaceutical.

A mechanical pessary is most commonly used to treat uterine prolapse. It is also used to treat stress urinary incontinence, a retroverted uterus, cystocele and rectocele. A bewildering array of shapes and sizes are available.

A pharmaceutical pessary is imbued with compounds active locally.

Image Vaginal pessary courtesy of Dr. Frank Gaillard,


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 - Uploaded at 26.07.2010
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