colpopexy

colpopexy

 [kol´po-pek″se]
suture of a relaxed vagina to the abdominal wall.

vag·i·no·fix·a·tion

(vaj'i-nō-fik-sā'shŭn),
Suture of a relaxed and prolapsed vagina to the abdominal wall.

colpopexy

/col·po·pexy/ (kol´pah-pek″se) suture of a relaxed vagina to the abdominal wall.

vag·i·no·fix·a·tion

(vaj'i-nō-fik-sā'shŭn)
Suturing a relaxed and prolapsed vagina to the abdominal wall.
Synonym(s): colpopexy, vaginopexy.

colpopexy

suture of a relaxed vagina to the abdominal wall.
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8 years, range: 40–75 years) who underwent laparoscopic sacral colpopexy (LSC) treatment for pelvic organ prolapse (POP) in the Second Hospital of Shandong University from January 2012 to June 2015.
Long-term success of abdominal sacral colpopexy using synthetic mesh.
In the randomized controlled Colpopexy and Urinary Reduction Efforts (CARE) trial that compared sacrocolpopexy with versus without Burch colposuspension to prevent stress urinary incontinence (SUI), Brubaker et al.
There are the young, sexually active women with uterovaginal procidentia where an endoscopic approach for sacral colpopexy might be considered.
Rajamaheshwari N, Karthik G (2004): Transvaginal sacrospinal colpopexy for vault prolapse.
Sacrospinous colpopexy, introduced by Randall and Nichols (1) in 1971, has become a favored method for restoring vaginal support in women with vault prolapse, massive eversion of the vagina and procidentia.
Additional procedures, including vaginal hysterectomy, McCall's culdoplasty, sacrospinous colpopexy and sacrospinous cervicopexy, were carried out wherever appropriate.
Vaginal extraperitoneal colpopexy (method PROLIFT)--a new look at surgery descent and prolapse of internal genital organs", Obstetrics and Gynecology, pp.
The gynaecological robotic operations which are being performed are myomectomy, total and supracervical hysterectomy, ovarian cystectomy, sacral colpopexy, tubal reanastomosis, lymph node dissection, surgery of retroperitoneal ectopic pregnancy, the Moskowitz procedure and endometriosis surgery (2-7,12-21).
Abdominal sacral colpopexy or vaginal sacrospinous colpopexy for vaginal vault prolapse: a prospective randomized study.
A randomized controlled trial found no advantage for vaginal prolapse repair using mesh colpopexy compared with nomesh repair, said Dr.