Author | Neeraj Kohli, MD

Articles

Incontinence

August 02, 2011

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Urinary incontinence (leakage) refers to the involuntary loss of urine from the bladder, which constitutes a social or hygienic problem for the individual. Bladder control problems affect about 17 million people in the United States.

Incontinence Treatment

August 02, 2011

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This is the exercise which, when done faithfully and correctly, can help decrease the urgency a patient may have and help with both urge incontinence and stress incontinence. The pelvic floor muscle is like a hammock that stretches from the pubic bone in the front to the tailbone in the back.

Vaginal Prolapse Relaxation

August 02, 2011

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It is easier to understand uterine and vaginal wall relaxation (prolapse) if one has a working knowledge of normal anatomy. The support system of the uterus, urethra, bladder and to some degree the rectum is the vagina, specifically the "fascia".

Laparoscopy

June 23, 2011

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The word Laparoscopy simply means visual examination of the abdomen by means of a laparoscope. Laparoscopy (often called "belly button surgery", endoscopy, or key hole surgery) is a surgical technique involving small incisions in the abdomen through which major surgical procedures can be performed. One of the incisions is made in the umbilicus ("belly button").