Outcomes and complications of transvaginal and abdominal custom-shaped light-weight polypropylene mesh used in repair of pelvic organ prolapse.

@article{Stanford2011OutcomesAC,
  title={Outcomes and complications of transvaginal and abdominal custom-shaped light-weight polypropylene mesh used in repair of pelvic organ prolapse.},
  author={Edward J. Stanford and Thomas Fleming Mattox and C J Pugh},
  journal={Journal of minimally invasive gynecology},
  year={2011},
  volume={18 1},
  pages={
          64-7
        }
}
STUDY OBJECTIVE To assess the outcomes and complications of transvaginally placed custom-shaped light-weight polypropylene mesh for repair of pelvic organ prolapse. DESIGN Retrospective review of medical records (Canadian Task Force classification II-2). SETTING Two urogynecologic centers. PATIENTS Between March 2006 and September 2007, 154 women with anterior, posterior, or apical prolapse underwent vaginal reconstructive surgery using custom-shaped transvaginal or abdominal mesh… CONTINUE READING

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