Pelvic Diaphragm

Known as: Diaphragma pelvis, Pelvic Diaphragms, Floor, Pelvic 
Soft tissue formed mainly by the pelvic diaphragm, which is composed of the two levator ani and two coccygeus muscles. The pelvic diaphragm lies just… (More)
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2007
Review
2007
The anatomic structures in the female that prevent incontinence and genital organ prolapse on increases in abdominal pressure… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
BACKGROUND Intraoperative tumour perforation, positive tumour margins, wound complications and local recurrence are frequent… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
OBJECTIVE To date, the evidence on pelvic floor injury in labor remains sketchy due to a lack of prospective studies comparing… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to compare the symptoms that are related to pelvic floor dysfunction with the location… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
OBJECTIVE To compare the effect of pelvic floor exercises, electrical stimulation, vaginal cones, and no treatment for genuine… (More)
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Review
1998
Review
1998
Pelvic floor dysfunction, including urinary incontinence, anal incontinence, and pelvic organ prolapse, is extremely common… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
This article presents a standard system of terminology recently approved by the International Continence Society, the American… (More)
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
Forty seven healthy young volunteers underwent defecographic examination to determine the range of normal findings. Normality was… (More)
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1976
Highly Cited
1976
A classification of anal fistulas is presented, which is the result of an analysis of 400 cases treated over the past 15 years… (More)
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