The effect of childbirth on hiatal dimensions.

  title={The effect of childbirth on hiatal dimensions.},
  author={Ka Lai Shek and Hans Peter Dietz},
  journal={Obstetrics and gynecology},
  volume={113 6},
OBJECTIVE To estimate changes in levator hiatal dimensions after childbirth in women with and without ultrasonographically visible morphological abnormalities of the levator ani and to correlate those changes with delivery mode. METHODS A total of 296 nulliparous women were recruited. They were examined with four-dimensional translabial ultrasonography at… CONTINUE READING