Midline rectovaginal fascial plication for repair of rectocele and obstructed defecation.

@article{Maher2004MidlineRF,
  title={Midline rectovaginal fascial plication for repair of rectocele and obstructed defecation.},
  author={Christopher F. Maher and Aymen M Qatawneh and Kaven Baessler and Philip J. Schluter},
  journal={Obstetrics and gynecology},
  year={2004},
  volume={104 4},
  pages={685-9}
}
OBJECTIVE To estimate the efficacy of midline fascial plication of the posterior vaginal wall in women with rectoceles and obstructed defecation. METHODS Prospective evaluation of 38 consecutive women with symptomatic rectoceles (stage II or greater) and obstructed defecation included pre- and postoperative standardized pelvic floor questions, pelvic organ prolapse quantification measurements, validated bowel function questionnaires, defecating proctogram, and patient satisfaction. Reviews… CONTINUE READING

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