What predisposes young women to genital prolapse?

  title={What predisposes young women to genital prolapse?},
  author={Kirsi Marja Rinne and Pertti P Kirkinen},
  journal={European journal of obstetrics, gynecology, and reproductive biology},
  volume={84 1},
OBJECTIVE To determine the predictive factors for genital prolapse. STUDY DESIGN We studied 85 young (< or = 45 year old) women who had been operated on for genital prolapse. The control group consisted of women of the same age operated on for benign ovarian tumor. RESULTS In the study group the number of deliveries was higher and the babies were heavier than in the control group. However, the study group had not had more instrumental deliveries. In addition, the women with prolapses more… CONTINUE READING

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