Evaluation of current biologic meshes in pelvic organ prolapse repair.


Pelvic organ prolapse (POP) is a common disorder estimated to affect 15%-30% of women over the age of 50 years. About 11% of women will require surgery by the age of 80 years and there is an estimated 30% rate of prolapse recurrence. In an attempt to improve surgical outcomes, biologic grafts and synthetic meshes have been implemented in the repair of POP… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s11934-012-0252-2


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