Delayed bowel erosion by tension-free vaginal tape (TVT)

A 71-year-old woman who had had a previous abdominal hysterectomy and Burch operation presented with stress urinary incontinence due to intrinsic urethral sphincter deficiency. She underwent a technically difficult placement of a TVT tape in April 2002. After an uneventful recovery she was discharged after 72 hours but presented almost 5 months later with… (More)