Urological trauma after gynecological and obstetric surgeries.

  title={Urological trauma after gynecological and obstetric surgeries.},
  author={Nasr A. El-Tabey and Bedeir Ali-el-Dein and Atallah A. Shaaban and Hamdy A. El-Kappany and Alaa A. Mokhtar and Mohamed E El-Azab and Albeir A Kheir},
  journal={Scandinavian journal of urology and nephrology},
  volume={40 3},
OBJECTIVE Gynecological and obstetric surgeries are not uncommon causes of iatrogenic injury of the urinary tract. Herein, we retrospectively report our experience with these injuries over the last 18 years. MATERIAL AND METHODS Between 1985 and 2003, 120 females (mean age 34.2+/-13.7 years) were included in this study. The types of injury were as follows: vesicovaginal fistula, n=90; ureterovaginal fistula, n=14, ureteric ligation, n=13, vesicouterine fistula, n=2; and ureterouterine fistula… CONTINUE READING


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