Laparoscopic Sacrocolpopexy, Hysterectomy, and Burch Colposuspension: Feasibility and Short-Term Complications of 77 Procedures

@inproceedings{Cosson2002LaparoscopicSH,
  title={Laparoscopic Sacrocolpopexy, Hysterectomy, and Burch Colposuspension: Feasibility and Short-Term Complications of 77 Procedures},
  author={Michel Cosson and R. Rajabally and Evelien Bogaert and Denis Querleu and Gilles Cr{\'e}pin},
  booktitle={JSLS : Journal of the Society of Laparoendoscopic Surgeons},
  year={2002}
}
OBJECTIVE To report our first cases of laparoscopic sacropexy and assess the feasibility and short-term complications. METHODS We retrospectively studied 77 laparoscopic sacral colpopexies performed from June 1996 to May 1998. Suspension was reinforced with 2 strips of synthetic mesh. Five patients had previously undergone hysterectomy, and 4 others had experienced failure of surgery for prolapse of the uterus. RESULTS Laparoscopy was performed in 83 women with symptomatic prolapse of the… CONTINUE READING