perineal tear

Known as: Perineal Laceration, lacerations perineal, perineal tearing 
 
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Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
OBJECTIVE To describe the trends of severe perineal tears in England and to investigate to what extent the changes in related… (More)
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2010
2010
OBJECTIVE We sought to assess the modern prevalence and risk factors for third- and fourth-degree perineal tears. STUDY DESIGN… (More)
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2001
2001
BACKGROUND Tears of the anal sphincter are a feared complication of vaginal delivery, as many as 50% of these patients experience… (More)
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2001
2001
OBJECTIVE To determine the risk factors for third-degree perineal tears during vaginal delivery and to investigate the relation… (More)
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2001
2001
What is a third or fourth degree tear? This is a type of tear sustained during vaginal childbirth which involves the tissue of… (More)
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2000
2000
OBJECTIVE To determine whether anal endosonography immediately after vaginal delivery can predict subsequent fecal incontinence… (More)
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1997
1997
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the association between median episiotomy and severe (third- and fourth-degree) perineal lacerations in… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
OBJECTIVE Our purpose was to compare consequences for women of receiving versus not receiving median episiotomy early and 3… (More)
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1993
1993
A prospective study was undertaken to assess the potential correlation between increased perineal descent (IPD) and pudendal… (More)
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1993
1993
We performed a retrospective study of 564 vaginal occiput posterior (OP) deliveries to investigate the influence of this position… (More)
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