Laparoscopic bladder neck suspension using hernia mesh and surgical staples.

@article{Ou1993LaparoscopicBN,
  title={Laparoscopic bladder neck suspension using hernia mesh and surgical staples.},
  author={Chin S. Ou and Jim Presthus and Elizabeth Beadle},
  journal={Journal of laparoendoscopic surgery},
  year={1993},
  volume={3 6},
  pages={
          563-6
        }
}
A laparoscopic colposuspension technique for the correction of urinary stress incontinence has been described in the recent literature. Herein we describe a laparoscopic adaptation of the Burch procedure, used in the treatment of urinary stress incontinence since 1958. The use of titanium hernia staples and Prolene mesh in place of traditional suture material eliminates the need for laparoscopic suturing in the confined pelvic space, a practice that often poses difficulty for inexperienced… CONTINUE READING
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