Iliococcygeus fixation for the treatment of apical vaginal prolapse: efficacy and safety at 5 years of follow-up

@article{Serati2015IliococcygeusFF,
  title={Iliococcygeus fixation for the treatment of apical vaginal prolapse: efficacy and safety at 5 years of follow-up},
  author={Maurizio Serati and Andrea Braga and Giorgio Bogani and Umberto Leone Roberti Maggiore and Paola Sorice and Fabio Ghezzi and Stefano Salvatore},
  journal={International Urogynecology Journal},
  year={2015},
  volume={26},
  pages={1007-1012}
}
Sacrocolpopexy is considered the gold standard treatment for vaginal vault prolapse. However, the vaginal approach is very common, with 80–90 % of procedures being performed via this route. The aim of this study was to evaluate the safety and efficacy of iliococcygeus (ICG) fixation in the treatment of vaginal vault prolapse, with a minimum follow-up of 5 years. We prospectively enrolled women with symptomatic vaginal vault prolapse (Pelvic Organ Prolapse Quantification [POP-Q] stage ≥2) who… CONTINUE READING

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