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Pelvic Organ Prolapse MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Pelvic Organ Prolapse
Tree Number(s)
C23.300.842.624
Unique ID
D056887
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D056887
Scope Note
Abnormal descent of a pelvic organ resulting in the protrusion of the organ beyond its normal anatomical confines. Symptoms often include vaginal discomfort, DYSPAREUNIA; URINARY STRESS INCONTINENCE; and FECAL INCONTINENCE.
Entry Term(s)
Urogenital Prolapse
Vaginal Vault Prolapse
NLM Classification #
WP 155
Previous Indexing
Pelvic Floor (1996-2009)
Uterine Prolapse (1966-2009)
Public MeSH Note
2010
History Note
2010
Date Established
2010/01/01
Date of Entry
2009/07/06
Revision Date
2011/06/24
Pelvic Organ Prolapse Preferred
Vaginal Vault Prolapse Narrower
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