I underwent rectocele repair (posterior vaginal wall) surgery about 9 week
s ago (8/22/03). I was in the lithotomy position in candy-cane stirrups for about 1
/2 hours. after
being in bed for a week
or so, I attempt to go back to work (desk job). I strained my piriformis muscles and had to stay in bed for another week
. I then underwent physical therapy for my lower back for 2 week
s, which completely resolved. Three week
the surgery (during P.T.