Vaginal prolapse


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Vaginal prolapse

Bulging of the top of the vagina into the lower vagina or outside the opening of the vagina.
Mentioned in: Pelvic Relaxation
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This surgical technique is becoming more common for securing the vaginal vault after a hysterectomy and correcting some types of vaginal prolapse such as enteroceles or uterine prolapses5.
Surgery for women with apical vaginal prolapse. Cochrane Database Syst Rev.
A prospective multicentre study15 included 139 women with >stage2 posterior vaginal prolapse and/or apical descent.
The global orthopedic soft tissue repair market report provides market size estimates (Revenue USD million - 2013 to 2020) for key market segments based on type of surgical procedure used (achilles tendinosis repair, anterior cruciate ligament reconstruction, gluteal tendon or trochanteric bursitis repair, lateral epicondylitis, rotator cuff repair, and vaginal prolapse), and forecasts growth trends (CAGR% - 2016 to 2020).
Despite the operation, she experienced discomfort from anterior vaginal prolapse and had incomplete bladder emptying.
Vaginal prolapse is associated with weakness of pelvic floor due to childbirth and postmenopausal atrophy.
An article [2] in this edition, however, describes a randomised trial performed in India of mesh and autologous tissue repair for vaginal prolapse, and recommends the reconsideration of autologous repair.
Comprised of proprietary Urinary Bladder Matrix (UBM), MatriStem Pelvic Floor Matrix is intended for implantation to reinforce soft tissue where weakness exists in urological and gynecological anatomy including vaginal prolapse repair, reconstruction of pelvic floor, and pubourethral support.