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Unanticipated Uterine Pathologic Finding After Morcellation During Robotic-Assisted Supracervical Hysterectomy and Cervicosacropexy for Uterine Prolapse
Background Identification of occult malignancy after intra-abdominal morcellation at the time of robotic-assisted supracervical hysterectomy and cervicosacropexy for uterine prolapse may lead toExpand
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Surgical excision of urethral prolapse
IntroductionUrethral prolapse is a rare condition that results in the eversion of the urethral mucosa through the distal urethra. Management is divided into two categories: conservative and surgicalExpand
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Perioperative adverse events associated with colpocleisis for uterovaginal and posthysterectomy vaginal vault prolapse.
BACKGROUND Colpocleisis, a vaginal obliterative procedure, offers women with symptomatic pelvic organ prolapse an effective, durable anatomic repair and is associated with high patient satisfactionExpand
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Recommended standardized terminology of the anterior female pelvis based on a structured medical literature review
BACKGROUND: The use of imprecise and inaccurate terms leads to confusion amongst anatomists and medical professionals. OBJECTIVE: We sought to create recommended standardized terminology to describeExpand
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Histopathology of excised midurethral sling mesh
Introduction and hypothesisThe objective of this study was to compare the histological characteristics of pathological specimens of excised midurethral sling mesh and surrounding vaginal tissue inExpand
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Predicting Risk of Urinary Incontinence and Adverse Events After Midurethral Sling Surgery in Women
OBJECTIVE: To construct and validate models that predict a patient's risk of developing stress and urgency urinary incontinence and adverse events 12 months after sling surgery. METHODS: This was aExpand
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Apical prolapse repair: weighing the risks and benefits
  • A. Hill, M. Barber
  • Medicine
  • Current opinion in obstetrics & gynecology
  • 1 October 2015
Purpose of review This article reviews the current literature regarding surgical repair of vaginal apical prolapse and discusses the risks and benefits of various surgical approaches. Recent findingsExpand
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The Effect of Commonly Performed Exercises on the Levator Hiatus Area and the Length and Strength of Pelvic Floor Muscles in Postpartum Women
Supplemental digital content is available in the text. Objective The aim oft his study was to compare the effects of 10 common exercises to traditional pelvic floor muscle (PFM) contractions (Kegel)Expand
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Concurrent midurethral sling excision or lysis at the time of repeat sling for treatment of recurrent or persistent stress urinary incontinence
Introduction and hypothesisLimited evidence guides operative technique in primary midurethral sling (MUS) lysis or excision at the time of repeat sling placement for persistent or recurrent stressExpand
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Intraoperative Evaluation of Urinary Tract Injuries at the Time of Pelvic Surgery: A Systematic Review.
OBJECTIVE The aim of this study was to determine the safety and efficacy of methods for intraoperative evaluation of urinary tract injury during pelvic surgery. METHODS PubMed, EMBASE, CINAHL, WebExpand
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