Lifetime risk of stress urinary incontinence or pelvic organ prolapse surgery.

  title={Lifetime risk of stress urinary incontinence or pelvic organ prolapse surgery.},
  author={Jennifer Marie Wu and Catherine Ann Matthews and Mitchell M Conover and Virginia Pate and Michele Jonsson Funk},
  journal={Obstetrics and gynecology},
  volume={123 6},
OBJECTIVE To estimate the lifetime risk of stress urinary incontinence (SUI) surgery, pelvic organ prolapse (POP) surgery, or both using current, population-based surgical rates from 2007 to 2011. METHODS We used a 2007-2011 U.S. claims and encounters database. We included women aged 18-89 years and estimated age-specific incidence rates and cumulative incidence (lifetime risk) of SUI surgery, POP surgery, and either incontinence or prolapse surgery with 95% confidence intervals (CIs). We… CONTINUE READING
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