Laparoscopic Sacral Colpopexy: A Proposed Technique

  title={Laparoscopic Sacral Colpopexy: A Proposed Technique},
  author={Cynthia C. Goldberg and Joel M. Childers and Earl A. Surwit},
  journal={Diagnostic and Therapeutic Endoscopy},
  pages={43 - 46}
This case report describes a laparoscopic sacral colpopexy using Mersilene mesh in a patient with complete vaginal vault prolapse. Mersilene mesh was placed as a hammock between the vaginal apex and the anterior surface of the sacrum, using intracorporeal needles and an extracorporeal knot tying technique. Minor modifications are made from the traditional abdominal approach, because the patient had previously undergone a pelvic lymphadenectomy and vaginal cuff radiation for a stage IB grade 1… CONTINUE READING