A Case of Mesh Erosion to the Sigmoid After Laparoscopic Sacrocolpopexy and a Literature Review of Mesh Related ComplicationsLin, Xiaoting, BD*; Du, Pei, PhD†; Chen, Liquan, MD†; Gan, Yaping, MD†; Zhang, Xiaowei, PhD†Female Pelvic Medicine & Reconstructive Surgery: July/August 2018 - Volume 24 - Issue 4 - p e12–e15 doi: 10.1097/SPV.0000000000000564 Case Reports Buy Abstract In Brief Author InformationAuthors Article MetricsMetrics Sacrocolpopexy has long been the preferred surgical procedure for the management of apical vaginal prolapse. The published literature regarding rectal mesh erosion after sacrocolpopexy includes only 6 cases in MEDLINE. We report a case of sigmoid vaginal fistula identified 4 years after laparoscopic sacrocolpopexy, along with an analysis of the follow-up of 140 patients over 12 months or more. Sigmoid vaginal fistula after laparoscopic sacrocolpopexy is a rare but serious complication. From the *Guangzhou Medical; and †Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, First Affiliated Hospital of Guangzhou Medical University, Guangzhou, Guangdong, China. Correspondence: Xiaowei Zhang, PhD, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, First Affiliated Hospital of Guangzhou Medical University, 151 Yan Jiang West Road, 510120 Guangzhou, P.R. China. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org. The authors have declared they have no conflicts of interest. Copyright © 2018 Wolters Kluwer Health, Inc. All rights reserved.