Cystocele and rectocele repair surgeries are procedures to repair pelvic organ prolapse that usually occurs as a result of vaginal delivery, reports WebMD. Doctors can repair both conditions during the same surgery, appr... More » Health Women's Health

Surgical techniques to repair a cystocele include tightening the muscles and ligaments of the pelvic floor and removing any excess tissue, Mayo Clinic explains. When the vaginal tissue is very thin, surgeons may also per... More » Health Conditions & Diseases

A patient undergoing cystocele or rectocele surgery does not feel pain during the procedure because local or general anesthesia is administered prior to the surgery. However, patients experience vaginal discomfort for up... More » Health Conditions & Diseases
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