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ALLMedicine™ Rectocele Center

Research & Reviews  327 results

Anatomical and functional outcomes after hysterectomy and bilateral sacrospinous ligame...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7439719
BMC Urology; Kavvadias T, Schoenfisch B et. al.

Aug 20th, 2020 - Aim of this study is to examine pelvic floor symptoms, anatomical results and patients' satisfaction after sacrospinous vaginal fixation for stage 4 pelvic organ prolapse. All patients with stage 4 pelvic organ prolapse were treated with vaginal h...

Laparoscopic Ventral Rectopexy for Obstructed Defecation: Functional Results and Qualit...
https://doi.org/10.1097/SLE.0000000000000835
Surgical Laparoscopy, Endoscopy & Percutaneous Techniques; Degasperi S, Scarpa M et. al.

Aug 2nd, 2020 - Laparoscopic ventral mesh rectopexy (LVR) is gaining wider acceptance as the preferred procedure to correct internal and external rectal prolapse with obstructed defecation syndrome (ODS) and/or fecal incontinence. The aim of our study was to anal...

Can pelvic organ prolapse in postmenopausal women be treated with laser therapy?
https://doi.org/10.1080/13697137.2020.1789092
Climacteric : the Journal of the International Menopause Society; Athanasiou S, Pitsouni E et. al.

Jul 27th, 2020 - This study aims to assess the effectiveness of the non-ablative photothermal erbium laser (Er:YAG laser) for managing anterior and/or posterior vaginal compartment prolapse. A randomized, single-blind, 1:1 trial was performed comparing Er:YAG lase...

Transvaginal Rectocele Augmented Repair with Mesh and Levatorplasty.
https://doi.org/10.1097/DCR.0000000000001719
Diseases of the Colon and Rectum; Kim TD, Kriz C et. al.

Jul 21st, 2020 - Transvaginal Rectocele Augmented Repair with Mesh and Levatorplasty.|2020|Kim TD,Kriz C,Estrada J,Kamiński JP,|

Specific Changes in Manometric Parameters are Associated with Non-improvement in Sympto...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00192-020-04444-9
International Urogynecology Journal; Emile SH, Balata M et. al.

Jul 21st, 2020 - The present study aimed to assess the changes in manometric parameters after transperineal repair (TPR) of rectocele and interpret failure of symptom improvement in light of these changes. This was an observational cohort study on patients with an...

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Guidelines  1 results

American Urogynecologic Society Best-Practice Statement on Evaluation of Obstructed Def...
https://doi.org/10.1097/SPV.0000000000000635
Female Pelvic Medicine & Reconstructive Surgery; Ridgeway BM, Weinstein MM et. al.

Oct 26th, 2018 - The symptoms of constipation and obstructed defecation are common in women with pelvic floor disorders. Female pelvic medicine and reconstructive surgery specialists evaluate and treat women with these symptoms, with the initial consultation often...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  345 results

Posterior vaginal prolapse (rectocele) - Symptoms and causes - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/rectocele/symptoms-causes/syc-20353414

Sep 1st, 2020 - Overview Posterior vaginal prolapse (rectocele) Open pop-up dialog box Close Posterior vaginal prolapse (rectocele) Posterior vaginal prolapse (rectocele) A posterior vaginal prolapse, also known as a rectocele, occurs when the wall of fibrous tis...

Posterior vaginal prolapse (rectocele) - Diagnosis and treatment - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/rectocele/diagnosis-treatment/drc-20353419

Sep 1st, 2020 - Diagnosis A diagnosis of posterior vaginal prolapse generally occurs during a pelvic exam of your vagina and rectum. During the pelvic exam your doctor is likely to ask you: To bear down as if having a bowel movement. Bearing down may cause the po...

Posterior vaginal prolapse (rectocele) - Care at Mayo Clinic - Mayo Clinic
https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/rectocele/care-at-mayo-clinic/mac-20353422

Sep 1st, 2020 - Posterior vaginal prolapse (rectocele) care at Mayo Clinic Your Mayo Clinic care team Mayo Clinic's posterior vaginal prolapse team includes specialists trained in female pelvic floor medicine (urogynecologists). Urogynecologists undergo three yea...

Anatomical and functional outcomes after hysterectomy and bilateral sacrospinous ligame...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7439719
BMC Urology; Kavvadias T, Schoenfisch B et. al.

Aug 20th, 2020 - Aim of this study is to examine pelvic floor symptoms, anatomical results and patients' satisfaction after sacrospinous vaginal fixation for stage 4 pelvic organ prolapse. All patients with stage 4 pelvic organ prolapse were treated with vaginal h...

Laparoscopic Ventral Rectopexy for Obstructed Defecation: Functional Results and Qualit...
https://doi.org/10.1097/SLE.0000000000000835
Surgical Laparoscopy, Endoscopy & Percutaneous Techniques; Degasperi S, Scarpa M et. al.

Aug 2nd, 2020 - Laparoscopic ventral mesh rectopexy (LVR) is gaining wider acceptance as the preferred procedure to correct internal and external rectal prolapse with obstructed defecation syndrome (ODS) and/or fecal incontinence. The aim of our study was to anal...

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News  19 results

Reader inquires about coding for McCall culdoplasty
https://www.mdedge.com/obgyn/article/139291/practice-management/reader-inquires-about-coding-mccall-culdoplasty

May 30th, 2017 - Reader inquires about coding for McCall culdoplasty It is difficult to know what CPT code to use for billing when my practice’s physicians do a McCall culdoplasty during a vaginal or laparoscopic hysterectomy. They often do a McCall procedure when.

Using Mesh or Grafts to Augment Repair
https://www.mdedge.com/hematology-oncology/issue/81222/journal-community-and-supportive-oncology-123
Charles E. Miller

Jun 1st, 2006 - The concept of using grafts or mesh for rectocele repair—as well as for other hernias of pelvic organ support—makes sense. Their use can restore correct anatomical support by recreating and/or augmenting the fascial layer, enabling us to provide a.

REIMBURSEMENT ADVISER
https://www.mdedge.com/obgyn/article/62865/practice-management/reimbursement-adviser/page/0/1

Colporrhaphy? Do not code for posterior repair Q We have been told that we can report code 45560 (repair of rectocele [separate procedure]) for posterior repair of a rectocele. I’ve noted that the relative value units (RVUs) for this procedure are.

Defect-directed reconstruction: The common-sense technique for rectocele repair
https://www.mdedge.com/obgyn/article/61513/defect-directed-reconstruction-common-sense-technique-rectocele-repair/page/0/1

FIGURE 1 Lower transverse tear FIGURE 2 Upper transverse tear U-shaped tears Another not uncommon type of defect can be U-shaped, either at the bottom, as depicted in FIGURE 3, or at the top of the posterior pelvic compartment. Similarly linear (l.

Surgeons Respond to Pelvic Reconstruction Column : The Master Class
https://www.mdedge.com/obgyn/article/51248/surgeons-respond-pelvic-reconstruction-column-master-class/page/0/1

All defects should be repaired at the time of pelvic floor reconstructive surgery. Any tear or defect in the area of the perineal membrane or PB should be repaired concurrently with pelvic floor reconstruction.

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Patient Education  13 results see all →