Occurs when the tough fibrous wall between a woman’s bladder and her vagina (the pubocervical fascia) is torn by childbirth, allowing the bladder to herniate into the vagina. Urethroceles often occur with cystoceles.


Hernia or pouch is created from the bladder protruding through a weak spot in the vaginal wall.

Urine may collect in the pouch providing a medium for bacteria to multiply, causing recurrent bladder infections.


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