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Diagnosis and Management of Female Urethral Diverticulum
  • D. Antosh, R. Gutman
  • Medicine
  • Female pelvic medicine & reconstructive surgery
  • 1 November 2011
Female urethral diverticulum is a disorder that affects 1% to 6% of women. Women with diverticula may present with a variety of nonspecific genitourinary complaints, making the diagnosis challenging.Expand
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Utility of preoperative endometrial assessment in asymptomatic women undergoing hysterectomy for pelvic floor dysfunction
Introduction and hypothesisUterine morcellation during laparoscopy for pelvic floor repair has prompted adoption of uterine screening tests by some surgeons. We report a case series of uterineExpand
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Uterine preservation vs hysterectomy in pelvic organ prolapse surgery: a systematic review with meta‐analysis and clinical practice guidelines
OBJECTIVE: We aimed to systematically review the literature on apical pelvic organ prolapse surgery with uterine preservation compared with prolapse surgeries including hysterectomy and provideExpand
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Short-Term Outcomes of Robotic Versus Conventional Laparoscopic Sacral Colpopexy
Objective This study aimed to compare operative times and short-term outcomes between robotic and laparoscopic sacral colpopexy. Methods A retrospective cohort study using a convenience sample wasExpand
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Interest in cosmetic vulvar surgery and perception of vulvar appearance.
OBJECTIVE The objective of the study was to determine whether reproductive-age women are more likely to perceive their vulva as abnormal compared with older-aged women. STUDY DESIGN Women agedExpand
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Feasibility of prophylactic salpingectomy during vaginal hysterectomy
BACKGROUND: The American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists recommends that “the surgeon and patient discuss the potential benefits of the removal of the fallopian tubes during aExpand
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Blinded assessment of operative performance after fundamentals of laparoscopic surgery in gynecology training.
STUDY OBJECTIVE To determine the pass rate for the Fundamentals of Laparoscopic Surgery (FLS) examination among senior gynecology residents and fellows and to find whether there is an associationExpand
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Resident Opinions on Vaginal Hysterectomy Training
Objectives: The purpose of this study was to explore resident opinions about vaginal hysterectomy training and to evaluate future practice patterns and impediments to continuing vaginalExpand
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Vaginal Dilators for Prevention of Dyspareunia After Prolapse Surgery: A Randomized Controlled Trial
OBJECTIVE: To compare rates of de novo dyspareunia in women with and without vaginal dilator use after posterior colporrhaphy. METHODS: This randomized controlled trial included sexually activeExpand
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Risk Factors for Mesh Extrusion After Prolapse Surgery: A Case-Control Study
Objectives To identify risk factors for mesh extrusion in women undergoing pelvic organ prolapse repair by abdominal sacral colpopexy (ASC) or vaginal mesh procedure (VMP). Methods A multicenterExpand
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