Osteomyelitis After Robotically Assisted Laparoscopic Sacral Colpopexy

@inproceedings{Iavazzo2013OsteomyelitisAR,
  title={Osteomyelitis After Robotically Assisted Laparoscopic Sacral Colpopexy},
  author={Christos R Iavazzo and Ioannis D. Gkegkes},
  booktitle={Acta informatica medica : AIM : journal of the Society for Medical Informatics of Bosnia & Herzegovina : casopis Drustva za medicinsku informatiku BiH},
  year={2013}
}
Dear Editor, Osteomyelitis following robot assisted sacral colpopexy is a rare entity. Till now only two cases have been reported (1, 2). In 2010, Muffly et al described a life-threatening case of osseous infection (L5/S1) and epidural abscess 4 months after robot assisted sacral colpopexy using a synthetic mesh. The correction of complications required surgical intervention, including sacral debridement, discectomy, mesh removal and abscess drainage. However, in the case reported by Nosseir… CONTINUE READING

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