Measurement of anal cushions in continent women.

Abstract

AIM Anal cushions are connective tissue complexes thought to be involved in anal continence. This study aimed to assess them in continent subjects. METHOD Continent women undergoing a transvaginal ultrasound scan for gynaecological reasons were included. The anal cushions were visualized at the mid-canal level. The cross-sectional area within the internal… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1463-1318.2010.02316.x

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