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Ptosis

Known as: Prolapses, caudal displacement, Procidentia 
The protrusion of an organ or part of an organ into a natural or artificial orifice.
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Review
2018
Review
2018
BACKGROUND Cesarean birth rates continue to rise worldwide with recent (2016) reported rates of 24.5% in Western Europe, 32% in… Expand
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Review
2017
Review
2017
CONTEXT Surgical nonautologous meshes have been used for several decades to repair abdominal wall herniae. Implantable materials… Expand
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Review
2016
Review
2016
BACKGROUND A wide variety of grafts have been introduced with the aim of improving the outcomes of traditional native tissue… Expand
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Review
2016
Review
2016
Pelvic floor disorders are common, with 1 in 4 US women reporting moderate to severe symptoms of urinary incontinence, pelvic… Expand
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Review
2010
Review
2010
P. Abrams , K.E. Andersson, L. Birder, L. Brubaker, L. Cardozo, C. Chapple, A. Cottenden, W. Davila, D. de Ridder, R. Dmochowski… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
OBJECTIVE To develop short forms of 2 valid and reliable condition-specific quality-of-life questionnaires for women with… 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
  • Emmanuel Delorme
  • Progres en urologie : journal de l'Association…
  • 2001
  • Corpus ID: 44561981
Transobturator tape is an artificial tape designed for urethral suspension to treat female stress urinary incontinence. This tape… Expand
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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… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
BACKGROUND Studies have suggested that restenosis within Palmaz-Schatz stents results from neointimal hyperplasia or chronic… Expand
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