The Christ Hospital Pelvic Floor FAQ

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​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​The pelvic floor encompasses the muscles, ligaments, connective tissues and nerves that support the organs of the pelvis—the bladder, rectum, uterus and vagina for women. Pelvic floor disorder symptoms include urinary incontinence, pelvic pain, abnormal uterine bleeding, and more. Read FAQ's about the pelvic floor and it's accompanying disorders from The Christ Hospital to learn the facts, treatments, and answers to questions you may have.

What encompasses a pelvic floor disorder?
Are their alternatives to surgery?
What is vaginal atrophy?
What are your thoughts on bioidentical hormone replacement therapy?
As I age I’m not as excited about sex as I used to be.
What causes bladder leakage in someone who has not had children?
Why do a lot of these problems show up after menopause?
What is the MonaLisa Touch?
Are Kegel exercises a solution?
What surgical advancements have been made over the years?