Ptosis

Known as: Prolapses, caudal displacement, Procidentia 
The protrusion of an organ or part of an organ into a natural or artificial orifice.
National Institutes of Health

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1936-2017
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to describe the distribution of pelvic organ support in a gynecologic clinic population… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
Elastic fibers are components of the extracellular matrix and confer resilience. Once laid down, they are thought to remain… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to describe the prevalence of and correlates for pelvic organ prolapse. STUDY DESIGN… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
Transobturator tape is an artificial tape designed for urethral suspension to treat female stress urinary incontinence. This tape… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
BACKGROUND Mitral-valve prolapse has been described as a common disease with frequent complications. To determine the prevalence… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
OBJECTIVE To explore the epidemiology of uterovaginal and post-hysterectomy prolapse. DESIGN Cohort study. SETTING Seventeen… (More)
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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
1996
Highly Cited
1996
PURPOSE Constipation is a common complaint; however, clinical presentation varies with each individual. The aim of this study was… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
In this study, we describe a novel murine model of chronic intestinal inflammation induced by the hapten reagent 2,4,6… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
OBJECTIVE Our aim was to understand how vaginal eversion after hysterectomy differs from other forms of prolapse. STUDY DESIGN… (More)
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