Definition : Devices, typically made from silicone or rubber, designed to be inserted in the vagina for nonsurgical treatment of pelvic support defects/conditions such as uterine prolapse, uterine retroversion, stress incontinence, or cervical incompetence. They are designed to support the uterus, vagina, bladder, or rectum. These devices are intended for temporary or permanent placement.
Entry Terms : "Pessaries, Therapeutic" , "Incontinence Pessaries" , "Hodge Pessaries" , "Donut Pessaries" , "Ring Pessaries" , "Prolapse Pessaries" , "Gehrung Pessaries"
UMDC code : 13004