sacrocolpopexy

sacrocolpopexy

(sā″krō-kol′pŏ-pek″sē, sak″rō-) [ sacro- + colpopexy]
The tethering of a prolapsed uterus or vagina to its proper anatomical position within the pelvis, typically with a support made of surgical mesh.
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16 It is usually treated by abdominal Sacrocolpopexy or vaginal sacrospinous fixation (SSF) which is a conventional surgery for both prevention and treatment of vault prolapse.
Costminimization analysis of robotic-assisted, laparoscopic, and abdominal sacrocolpopexy.
Operation methods include laparoscopic hysterectomy + bilateral salpingo-oophorectomy + sacral colpopexy (144 cases), laparoscopic sacrocolpopexy (33 cases), and laparoscopic sacral hysteropexia (27 cases).
He referred me to a urologist and they both recommended a two-stage process--removal of the mesh, followed by a second operation, sacrocolpopexy.
15) Placement of transvaginal mesh may still be indicated in select cases; for example, in the setting of recurrent prolapse in which an abdominal sacrocolpopexy is contraindicated.
The bladder flap was dissected down an additional 3 to 4 cm to accommodate the presence of the anterior mesh arm during sacrocolpopexy.
html) Some of the procedures  the da Vinci robot has already preformed include a hysterectomy, a myomectomy, a single-site hysterectomy and a sacrocolpopexy - also known as a uterine or vaginal vault prolapse.
Objective: We investigated the impact of menopausal status on urinary continence following abdominal sacrocolpopexy (ASC) without an anti-incontinence procedure in continent women.
Caldera Medical's product lines include Desara Sling System for the treatment of SUI and Vertessa Lite for use in abdominal sacrocolpopexy procedures for the treatment of POP.
It is possible to do sacrocolpopexy laparoscopically as shown by Cosson et al.
Currently, laparoscopic sacrocolpopexy (LSC) and robot-assisted sacrocolpopexy (RSC) represent attractive minimally invasive alternatives to ASC, offering less patient morbidity but with higher financial costs.
Giving details about his new laparoscopic technique, SE-rgit said that he performed a hysterectomy, salpingectomy, oophorectomy, Burch colposuspension and sacrocolpopexy using the same incision.