(Abstracted from Am J Obstet Gynecol 2019;221:132.e1–132.e13)
The occurrence of lower urinary tract (LUT) injury at the time of hysterectomy for benign indications is rare. Reported rates range from 0.3% to 1.3%.
Center for Urogynecology & Pelvic Reconstructive Surgery, Obstetrics, Gynecology & Women's Health Institute, Cleveland Clinic (C.E.B., V.C.-P., C.A.F.); and Division of Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center (D.S., A.H.), Cleveland, OH