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Research & Reviews  146 results

Imaging modalities for the detection of posterior pelvic floor disorders in women with ...
The Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews; van Gruting IM, Stankiewicz A et. al.

Sep 24th, 2021 - Obstructed defaecation syndrome (ODS) is difficulty in evacuating stools, requiring straining efforts at defaecation, having the sensation of incomplete evacuation, or the need to manually assist defaecation. This is due to a physical blockage of ...

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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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.

Cystocele and rectocele repair: More success with mesh?

Tutoplast and Alloderm appear to have the best tensile strength, maximum load to capacity, and microscopic architecture similar to the original tissue. 15-17 However, these qualities were documented prior to implantation in vivo.


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

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.

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Patient Education  2 results see all →