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Research & Reviews  166 results

Outcomes of a fixed skeletonised mini mesh implant for pelvic organ prolapse repair wit...
Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology : the Journal of Th... Levor O, Neuman M et. al.

Jun 26th, 2021 - Mesh repair of pelvic organ prolapse (POP) is complicated, causing erosions, postoperative pain and surgical failure. We hypothesised that reducing the mesh size and fixating it would result in significant cure rates and reduce complication rates....

Rectal-vaginal pressure gradient in patients with pelvic organ prolapse and symptomatic...
BMC Women's Health; Tan C, Tan M et. al.

Apr 22nd, 2021 - The aim of this study is to examine the relationship between rectal-vaginal pressure and symptomatic rectocele in patients with pelvic organ prolapse (POP). Patients with posterior vaginal prolapse staged III or IV in accordance with the POP Quant...

Systematic Characterization of Defecographic Abnormalities in a Consecutive Series of 8...
Diseases of the Colon and Rectum; Grossi U, Heinrich H et. al.

Apr 10th, 2021 - Barium defecography can assess structural and functional abnormalities in patients with chronic constipation. To determine the prevalence of individual and overlapping defecographic findings in this setting. Cross-sectional. University Hospital: t...

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Guidelines  1 results

American Urogynecologic Society Best-Practice Statement on Evaluation of Obstructed Def...
Female Pelvic Medicine & Reconstructive Surgery; Ridgeway BM, Weinstein MM et. al.

Oct 27th, 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  11 results

Laser Therapy in Managing Vaginal Prolapse

Sep 17th, 2019 - Postmenopausal women with symptomatic cystocele and/or rectocele stage 2 or 3 will be 1:1 randomly allocated to Er:YAG laser or watchful waiting group. Participants in the Er:YAG laser group will receive laser therapies at monthly intervals, while...

Intermediate-term Outcomes of Laparoscopic Pectopexy and Vaginal Sacrospinous Fixation: A Comparative Study

Jan 18th, 2019 - Forty-three women who had vaginal sacrospinous fixations using Dr. Aksakal's Desta suture carrier and 36 women who had laparoscopic pectocolpopexies were re-examined 7 to 43 months after surgery. All of the women had undergone surgery for stage 2 ...

Study of Stapled Transanal Rectal Resection (STARR) Surgery in Refractory Constipation Associated With Obstructive Defecation Syndrome (ODS)

Jul 16th, 2018 - Rectocele and rectal intussusception are frequent findings in women but are often asymptomatic apart from anatomical defects, which can be seen on vaginal examination. They can be associated, however, with refractory constipation that may be best ...

Improvement of Pain Following Robotic Sacrocolpopexy and Rectocele Repair for Pelvic Organ Prolapse

Dec 8th, 2017 - In the last 20 years, laparoscopic surgery has assumed an important role in gynecological surgery. Unfortunately, patient surveys indicate there has been little improvement in the incidence and severity of postsurgical pain in the past two decades...

The Effect of Pessary Post Vaginal Prolapse Repair, for One Month, to Reduce the Recurrence Rate of Prolapse

Mar 7th, 2017 - All patients going for vaginal surgery for genital prolapse, stage 3-4, with cystocele, rectocele or uterine cervix prominent from the vagina. These patients, after signing an informed consent, a vaginal pessary will insert at the end of the opera...

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News  12 results

Reader inquires about coding for 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
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.

Posterior Colporrhaphy Plus Dermal Graft Eases Bowel Dysfunction
Sherry Boschert

RANCHO MIRAGE, CALIF. — Posterior colporrhaphy with AlloDerm graft augmentation significantly improved bowel dysfunction while causing no major complications in a prospective study of 188 women treated for symptomatic rectocele.

Closed vagina after vaginal hysterectomy

Queens County (Ny) Supreme Court—A 56-year-old woman underwent a vaginal hysterectomy with cystocele/rectocele repair. Six months postoperatively, she presented to her Ob/Gyn with a closed and shallow vagina.

Extra Weight May Promote Pelvic Organ Prolapse
Susan Birk

CHICAGO — The most effective way for women to prevent the progression of pelvic organ prolapse might be to maintain a healthy weight, a retrospective analysis of data on 16,000 women suggests. Being overweight or obese at baseline was highly assoc.

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Patient Education  7 results see all →