The use of rotational bladder flap and hemostatic matrix sealant (FloSeal): a modified transabdominal approach to repair supratrigonal and complex vesicovaginal fistula.

@article{AbouElela2012TheUO,
  title={The use of rotational bladder flap and hemostatic matrix sealant (FloSeal): a modified transabdominal approach to repair supratrigonal and complex vesicovaginal fistula.},
  author={Ashraf Abou-Elela and Hany Alfaiomy and Haitham Atef Torky and Ehab Reyad and Sameh Azazy},
  journal={Surgical technology international},
  year={2012},
  volume={22},
  pages={44-8}
}
Vesicovaginal fistula (VVF), commonly caused by prolonged obstructed labor, is one of the worst complications of childbirth and poor obstetric care in the developing world. We investigated the clinical efficacy and outcome of technical modifications of the current transperitoneal supravesical technique for supratrigonal and complex vesicovaginal fistula. We studied a total of 20 patients with iatrogenic supratrigonal and complex vesicovaginal fistula following obstetric trauma and hysterectomy… CONTINUE READING