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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… Expand
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Review
2010
Review
2010
Next to existing terminology of the lower urinary tract, due to its increasing complexity, the terminology for pelvic floor… Expand
Review
2009
Review
2009
Introduction and hypothesisNext to existing terminology of the lower urinary tract, due to its increasing complexity, the… Expand
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Review
2007
Review
2007
Abstract:  The anatomic structures in the female that prevent incontinence and genital organ prolapse on increases in abdominal… Expand
Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Objectives To define the prevalence of pelvic floor disorders in a non‐institutionalised community and to determine the… Expand
Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
This article presents a standard system of terminology recently approved by the International Continence Society, the American… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
  • J. Delancey
  • American journal of obstetrics and gynecology
  • 1994
  • Corpus ID: 25026713
OBJECTIVE This study examines the anatomic factors that could explain the mechanical basis for transmission of abdominal pressure… Expand
Review
1993
Review
1993
Fecal incontinence is a challenging condition of diverse etiology and devastating psychosocial impact. Multiple mechanisms may be… Expand
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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… Expand
Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
1984
71 women delivered at St Bartholomew's Hospital, London, were studied by electrophysiological tests of the innervation of the… Expand