Structure of hymen

Known as: Hymen vaginae, Hymen, hymens 
A thin fold of MUCOUS MEMBRANE situated at the orifice of the vagina.
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
OBJECTIVES To demonstrate the value of three-dimensional (3D) ultrasound in the diagnosis of uterine malformations and its… (More)
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2008
2008
OBJECTIVE The objective of this study was to determine the minimum threshold level at which maximum anatomic prolapse predicts… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Our goal was to report the preliminary results of a transvaginal mesh repair of genital prolapse using the Prolift™ system. This… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
OBJECTIVE To understand the clinical significance of early pelvic organ prolapse in older women, we studied associations between… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to determine factors that are associated with recurrent prolapse. STUDY DESIGN Of 389… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
OBJECTIVE To assess symptoms of bladder, bowel, and sexual function in women with pelvic organ prolapse and to compare symptoms… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
OBJECTIVE This study was undertaken to determine the effects of rectovaginal fascia reattachment on symptoms and vaginal… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
OBJECTIVES Our purpose was to determine whether a vaginal or abdominal approach is more effective in correcting uterovaginal… (More)
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1991
1991
This study was undertaken to evaluate the genital anatomy of female newborns. Hymenal configuration and the number and location… (More)
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Highly Cited
1982
Highly Cited
1982
Pregnancy success was evaluated in 48 women following surgical correction of a vaginal obstruction due to imperforate hymen (N… (More)
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