Prevalence of symptomatic pelvic floor disorders among gynecologic oncology patients.

@article{Thomas2013PrevalenceOS,
  title={Prevalence of symptomatic pelvic floor disorders among gynecologic oncology patients.},
  author={Schabetsberger Thomas and Holly R N Sato and John Christopher Glantz and Paula Jaye Doyle and Gunhilde M. Buchsbaum},
  journal={Obstetrics and gynecology},
  year={2013},
  volume={122 5},
  pages={
          976-80
        }
}
OBJECTIVE To describe the prevalence of urinary incontinence and pelvic organ prolapse (POP) in patients with gynecologic cancer before cancer treatment. METHODS A screening questionnaire on pelvic floor dysfunction was administered as part of the baseline health questionnaire to 549 consecutive new patients presenting to a gynecologic oncology practice. Patients were asked whether they felt a bulge from their vagina or experienced loss of urine associated with activity or urge to urinate… CONTINUE READING
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