Vascular complication after sacrospinous ligament fixation with uterine preservation

Abstract

Sacrospinous ligament fixation (SSLF) is a minimally invasive transvaginal procedure for correcting apical prolapse. Amongst perioperative complications, life-threatening hemorrhage has a reported occurrence rate ranging from 0.2 % to 2 %. We present a case of arterial hemorrhage following SSLF and a multispecialty approach to its successful management. The… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00192-016-3121-6

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