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Vaginal Native Tissue Repair for Posterior Compartment Prolapse

Long-term Analysis of Sexual Function and Quality of Life in 151 Patients

Schiavi, Michele Carlo; D'Oria, Ottavia; Faiano, Pierangelo; Prata, Giovanni; Di Pinto, Anna; Sciuga, Valentina; Colagiovanni, Vanessa; Giannini, Andrea; Zullo, Marzio Angelo; Monti, Marco; Muzii, Ludovico; Panici, Pierluigi Benedetti

Obstetrical & Gynecological Survey: February 2019 - Volume 74 - Issue 2 - p 80–81
doi: 10.1097/01.ogx.0000552985.20889.2b

(Abstracted from Female Pelvic Med Reconstr Surg 2018;24:419–423)

Specific types of pelvic organ prolapse (POP) are classified according to the herniating vaginal compartment: anterior (cystocele), posterior (rectocele), and apical (uterine or vault prolapse). Seventy-five percent of women with POP have a rectocele.

Department of Gynaecological and Obstetric Sciences, and Urological Sciences, University of Rome “Sapienza,” Umberto I Hospital (M.C.S., O.D., P.F., G.P., A.D.P., V.S., V.C., A.G., M.M., L.M., P.B.P.); and Department of Surgery-Week Surgery, Campus Biomedico, University of Rome (M.A.Z.), Rome, Italy

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