Sexual and organ function in patients with symptomatic prolapse: are pessaries helpful?

@article{Kuhn2009SexualAO,
  title={Sexual and organ function in patients with symptomatic prolapse: are pessaries helpful?},
  author={Annette Kuhn and Doris Bapst and Werner Stadlmayr and Kathleen Vits and Michael M{\"u}ller},
  journal={Fertility and sterility},
  year={2009},
  volume={91 5},
  pages={1914-8}
}
OBJECTIVE To evaluate quality of life and pelvic organ and sexual function before and during pessary use in patients with symptomatic pelvic organ prolapse and to determine reasons which lead to cessation of pessary use. DESIGN Prospective observational study. SETTING Tertiary referral center. PATIENT(S) Patients with symptomatic stage II or more prolapse of the anterior, posterior, or apical vaginal wall with or without uterus were included in this study. INTERVENTION(S) We used the… CONTINUE READING