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Pelvic Organ Prolapse

Known as: Urogenital Prolapses, Prolapse, Urogenital, Urogenital Prolapse 
Abnormal descent of a pelvic organ resulting in the protrusion of the organ beyond its normal anatomical confines. Symptoms often include vaginal… Expand
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Highly Cited
2014
Highly Cited
2014
OBJECTIVE: To estimate the lifetime risk of stress urinary incontinence (SUI) surgery, pelvic organ prolapse (POP) surgery, or… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
OBJECTIVE: To investigate the lifetime risk of first-time incident pelvic organ prolapse (POP) surgery with the intention of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
OBJECTIVES: To describe pelvic organ prolapse surgical success rates using a variety of definitions with differing requirements… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
  • H. Dietz, J. Simpson
  • BJOG : an international journal of obstetrics and…
  • 2008
  • Corpus ID: 26948754
Objective  To estimate the risk of prolapse associated with levator avulsion injury among a urogynaecological clinic population. 
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Review
2007
Review
2007
Pelvic organ prolapse is downward descent of female pelvic organs, including the bladder, uterus or post-hysterectomy vaginal… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
BACKGROUND: To compare levator ani defects and pelvic floor function among women with prolapse and controls. METHODS: Levator ani… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to describe the distribution of pelvic organ support in a gynecologic clinic population… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
OBJECTIVE: We sought to estimate the prevalence of pelvic organ prolapse in older women using the Pelvic Organ Prolapse… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to describe the prevalence of and correlates for pelvic organ prolapse. STUDY DESIGN… Expand
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Highly Cited
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… Expand
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