Kidney Disease and Urology
- Q What causes hematuria?
Dr. Jill Rabin, Obstetrics & GynecologyHematuria, or blood in the urine, almost always indicates an abnormality, unless atrophic vaginitis and cystitis (thinning of the vaginal and bladder tissues due to a lack of estrogen) is the culprit, or unless menstrual blood happens to accidentally get... Full Answer
- Q Is a cystocele a type of pelvic organ prolapse?
A cystocele, also known as a prolapsed bladder, is a type of pelvic organ prolapse. When the supporting structures and connective tissue around the bladder become weak, the bladder can drop down and part of it can bulge through the vaginal wall. A... Full Answer