noun. the slipping or falling out of place of an organ (as the uterus).
- descensus uteri
- stay in place
verb. slip or fall out of place, as of body parts.
- go down
- come down
Example sentences of the word prolapse
1. Noun, singular or mass
This is a prolapse of the third eyelid in the inner corner of the eye.
2. Verb, base form
Abdominal organs, such as the liver and stomach, and fat may prolapse into the chest of your puppy.