Cureus 2022 May 15;14(5):e25013. Epub 2022 May 15.
General Surgery, Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College, Datta Meghe Institute of Medical Sciences, Wardha, IND.
Gynecologists are familiar with procidentia, a severe form of pelvic organ prolapse (POP) that includes herniation of the anterior, posterior, and apical compartments of the vagina, through the introitus. Usually, women with POP present with concerns of something coming out of the vagina, heaviness, discharge through the vagina, urinary complaints, and, rarely bowel, complaints. Intestinal obstruction secondary to procidentia is a rare complication and is seldom reported in the literature. Read More