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Pelvic floor exercises

Pelvic floor exercises

A program of exercises to strengthen the muscles and tighten the ligaments at the base of the abdomen. These muscles and ligaments, which form the pelvic floor, support the uterus, vagina, bladder, urethra, and rectum. Stretching or slackening of the...

Pelvic inflammatory disease

Pelvic inflammatory disease

Infection of the internal female reproductive organs. Pelvic inflammatory disease (PID) is one of the most common causes of pelvic pain in woman. The infection may not have any obvious cause, but often occurs after a sexually transmitted disease, such as...