After operation the chief danger is prolapse of the iris into the wound.
The bowel should be searched for polypi or hemorrhoids, and the prolapse may be cured by the removal of the irritating cause.
Sick Visitors also reported that prolapse was not unusual, and that most girls found the long hours of standing very fatiguing.
When these are used, the same plan as that mentioned in case of prolapse in children should be pursued.
Upon incision of the prolapse intra-ocular hemorrhage occurred, causing nearly total blindness for two weeks.
In obstinate cases of prolapse Agnew48 recommends the use of a rectal obturator or the use of a hemorrhoidal truss.
At the same time, if the incision be placed too far back the ciliary body is liable to prolapse into the wound.
The lens nucleus may prolapse through the pupil into the anterior chamber.
It follows chronic congestion or inflammatory 766 prolapse, or any condition interfering with the circulation.
A small button hole iridectomy was made; prolapse of the iris into the wound occurred four days later requiring incision.
prolapse pro·lapse (prō-lāps')
v. pro·lapsed, pro·laps·ing, pro·laps·es
To fall or slip out of place, as of an organ or part. n. or pro·lap·sus (prō-lāp'səs) (prō'lāps', prō-lāps')
The falling down or slipping out of place of an organ or part, such as the uterus.