I have mesh complications

Some women experience bladder, bowel and pain issues after having surgery involving the use of mesh. The doctor may refer you to physiotherapy to help you manage your symptoms. A detailed assessment will be undertaken by your Physiotherapist and an individualised plan made dependent on assessment findings and your personal goals.



Good bladder and bowel habits: postnatal care video

Good bladder and bowel habits: post natal care video (external site)

Pelvic mesh complication clinic (PDF)

Pelvic mesh (external site)

Complications of transvaginal mesh (including options for mesh removal) (PDF)

Article on the relationship between pelvic floor muscles and painful intercourse (PDF)

Last Updated: 17/12/2021