Pelvic Organ Prolapse

Assessment of the psychometric properties of the Short-Form Prolapse/Urinary Incontinence Sexual Questionnaire (PISQ-12) following surgical placement of Prolift+M: A transvaginal partially absorbable mesh system for the treatment of pelvic organ prolapse

Introduction: Impairment of sexual function is a significant problem among women suffering from pelvic organ prolapse (POP).

Efficacy of pelvic floor muscle training and hypopressive exercises for treating pelvic organ prolapse in women: Randomized controlled trial - Abstract

CONTEXT AND OBJECTIVE:Previous studies have shown that women with pelvic floor dysfunctions present decreased cross-sectional area (CSA) of the levator ani muscle.

Diagnostic delay in secondary care for lower urinary tract and pelvic organ prolapse symptoms in women - Abstract

PURPOSE:Many women suffering from lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS) and pelvic organ prolapse (POP) symptoms.

Recognition and management of nonrelaxing pelvic floor dysfunction - Abstract

Nonrelaxing pelvic floor dysfunction is not widely recognized.

Pelvic organ prolapse and lower urinary tract symptoms: Experience from a high-volume uro-gynecologic center - Abstract

Background:Female pelvic organ prolapse (POP) is a common condition that often leads to lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS) and may require surgical intervention to alleviate those symptoms.

Obstetric levator ani muscle injuries - current status - Abstract

Levator Ani Muscle (LAM) injuries occur in 13 to 36% of women who have a vaginal delivery delivery.

Anatomic and functional outcomes with the Prolift procedure in elderly women with advanced pelvic organ prolapse who desire uterine preservation - Abstract

STUDY OBJECTIVE:To assess the clinical outcomes of total mesh repair with the Prolift technique as treatment of advanced pelvic organ prolapse in elderly patients who desire uterine preservation.

Surgery in urogynecology - Abstract

Pelvic floor disorders, including stress urinary incontinence and pelvic organ prolapse, are common conditions that have a significant negative impact on the well-being and quality of life of women.

Motion estimation in ultrasound imaging applied to the diagnostic of pelvic floor disorders - Abstract

The main purpose of this paper is to show the potential of tissue motion estimation in ultrasound imaging for the diagnostic of pelvic floor disorders.

Correlation of POP-Q posterior compartment measures with defecatory dysfunction - Abstract

INTRODUCTION AND HYPOTHESIS: The relationships of Pelvic Organ Prolapse Quantification (POP-Q) items pb and Bp with defecatory dysfunction were evaluated with the hypothesis that increased values for both items would correlate with symptoms of stool trapping.