Painful intercourse for my husband after cystocele repair .
mesh in coming undone from having a Cystocele almost 3 years ago
has never been right from the start, but I have no medical insurance
since I lost my job.
feels good to me, but not to my husband.
feels the very sharp mesh and scar tissue from the sling.
can we do to keep him from feeling pain?
soon as he feels pain it is all done.
vaginal cream may help the stretching process.
doctors recommend using a vaginal dilator to help the process along
and others recommend a repeat surgery.
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shown that vaginal mesh does not seem to have a negative impact on
sexual function , prospective comparative studies between mesh and
traditional repairs in the anterior compartment have shown no significant
difference in rates of dyspareunia , and one:
K, Hiltunen R, Heiskanen E, et al. Symptom resolution and sexual function
after anterior vaginal wall repair with or without polypropylene mesh.
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shown a lower risk of dyspareunia in the mesh group .
of dyspareunia or vaginal pain can be kept to a minimal by ensuring
that the mesh lies flat in the space and is placed tension-free; that
is, the mesh arms penetrating the sidewalls should not be pulled too
tight or create a "band" as this can cause pain with or
as graft technology continues to improve, a lighter, less dense
type I mesh may also help reduce these risks even more.
professional should explain that mesh procedures for bladder prolapse
(cystocele) is a recent development.
the use of bio- synthetic mesh to provide additional support to the
tissues during the repair.
rate of the procedure depends on the type of mesh used.
smaller percentage mesh erosion can happen after a few years
with superficial erosion of the tissues and mesh being exposed through
vaginal tissue or adjoining bladder and bowel.
they have an elastic component sometimes after tissue healing they
can be embedded very tight and can give rise to denovo dyspareunia.
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intercourse after monarch sling surgery is something normal.
feel the roughness of the mesh hammock with a digit, how will this
affect sexual intercourse?