Early versus delayed repair of vesicouterine fistula.

  title={Early versus delayed repair of vesicouterine fistula.},
  author={Mathieu Bettez and Guy Breault and Lesley K. Carr and Le Mai Tu},
  journal={Canadian Urological Association journal = Journal de l'Association des urologues du Canada},
  volume={5 4},
Vesicouterine fistulas (VUF) are a pathological and uncommon connection between the uterus and the bladder. Although rare, they are usually related to cesarean section. Nowadays, their incidence increases because of the increase in Cesarean sections. Patients with VUF may have various clinical presentations. The main symptoms are urinary incontinence, which may be associated with hematuria. Vesicouterine fistulas are usually associated with psychological distress and have a negative effect on… CONTINUE READING


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