The prevalence of pelvic floor disorders and degree of bother among women attending primary care clinics in armenia

ConclusionsPFD symptoms were observed to be common and significantly correlated with demographic characteristics and self-reported comorbidities in Armenian women. We need to start promoting proper training of physicians in Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery.
Source: European Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Reproductive Biology - Category: OBGYN Source Type: research

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Conditions:   Stress Urinary Incontinence;   Vaginal Hysterectomy;   Quality of Life Intervention:   Device: Retro pubic sling Sponsor:   B.P. Koirala Institute of Health Sciences Not yet recruiting
Source: ClinicalTrials.gov - Category: Research Source Type: clinical trials
ConclusionsAlthough there is evidence for a good cure of the stress component of MUI, urodynamic investigation with its findings prior to management of MUI could have greater implications for selective patient centered counseling. Presence of DO or DOI on urodynamics resulted in poorer objective and subjective outcomes.
Source: International Urogynecology Journal - Category: OBGYN Source Type: research
AbstractObjectiveTo investigate the quality of life (QoL) and sexuality in women affected by pelvic organ prolapse (POP) and treated by bilateral sacrospinous ligament fixation (SSLF) with vaginal hysterectomy.MethodsThis is a prospective observational study carried out at Isparta City Hospital from July 2017 to December 2018. A total of 26 sexually active women with symptomatic uterine prolapse POP ‐Q (Pelvic Organ Prolapse Quantification) stage II or higher requiring surgery were included in the study. Short Form Health Survey (SF‐36) was used preoperatively and at 6 months to examine the impacts of vaginal re...
Source: LUTS: Lower Urinary Tract Symptoms - Category: Urology & Nephrology Authors: Tags: ORIGINAL ARTICLE Source Type: research
CONCLUSIONS: RALS can be safely and effectively performed with other pelvic procedures with good outcomes. Concurrent posterior repairs may be considered in select patients. PMID: 31977300 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
Source: Canadian Urological Association Journal - Category: Urology & Nephrology Authors: Tags: Can Urol Assoc J Source Type: research
AbstractPurpose of ReviewThe purpose of this review is to consolidate and present the most recent literature on colpocleisis in the treatment of pelvic organ prolapse.Recent FindingsSince its origin in the 1800s, the techniques for colpocleisis have remain largely unchanged. We will review the peri-operative considerations for a patient undergoing an obliterative procedure, specifically focusing on the potential concern for uterine pathology. There are no universally accepted guidelines for endometrial evaluation in the asymptomatic post-menopausal patient, yet the majority of providers prefer to perform some type of pre-o...
Source: Current Bladder Dysfunction Reports - Category: Urology & Nephrology Source Type: research
ConclusionsPOP surgery is associated with low rates of complication and recurrence. Complications occurred most commonly following combined surgeries for both prolapse and incontinence and in hospitals with low surgical volumes. Concomitant hysterectomy appears to be protective for the need for additional prolapse surgery, and the vaginal route leads to a lower frequency of secondary surgery for urinary incontinence.
Source: International Urogynecology Journal - Category: OBGYN Source Type: research
Publication date: Available online 26 December 2019Source: European Journal of Obstetrics &Gynecology and Reproductive BiologyAuthor(s): Ohad Gluck, Mija Blaganje, Nikolaus Veit-Rubin, Christian Phillips, Jan Deprest, Barry O’reilly, Igor But, Robert Moore, Stephen Jeffery, Jorge Milhem Haddad, Bruno DevalAbstractSacrocolpopexy is considered the preferred treatment for vaginal vault. However, numerous technical variants are being practiced.We aimed to summarize the recent literature in relation to technical aspects of laparoscopic sacrocolpopexy (LSC). We focused on surgical technique, mesh type, concomitant surg...
Source: European Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Reproductive Biology - Category: OBGYN Source Type: research
ConclusionsTime-frames, younger patients, concomitant anti-incontinence surgery, younger surgeons, and high volume surgeons and hospitals increase hystero-preservation for uterine prolapse. Surgeons and hospitals should be ready to respond to the wishes of female patients who want to preserve the uterus.
Source: International Urogynecology Journal - Category: OBGYN Source Type: research
ConclusionThe study demonstrates that complicated genital fistulae occur more commonly secondary to gynaecological surgeries as compared to obstetric complications in a contemporary cohort from a metropolitan city. A 100% success rate of reparative surgery could be achieved with a transperitoneal approach. Good outcome in ureteric fistulae can be achieved with conservative approach, after proper case selection.
Source: The Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology of India - Category: OBGYN Source Type: research
ConclusionIn clinical routine severe complications occurred in 1%. The latter were unrelated to pectopexy, but occurred due to concomitant procedures or adhesions. The overall operating time as well as the operating time for pectopexy were similar to those reported in published studies on sacrocolpopexy.
Source: European Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Reproductive Biology - Category: OBGYN Source Type: research
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