cystocele


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cystocele

 [sis´to-sēl]
herniation of the urinary bladder into the vagina.

cys·to·cele

(sis'tō-sēl),
Hernia of the bladder, usually into the vagina and introitus.
Synonym(s): vesicocele
[cysto- + G. kēlē, hernia]

cystocele

/cys·to·cele/ (sis´to-sēl) hernial protrusion of the urinary bladder, usually through the vaginal wall.

cystocele

(sĭs′tə-sēl′)
n.
Herniation of the urinary bladder through the wall of the vagina.

cystocele

[sis′təsēl′]
Etymology: Gk, kystis + kele, hernia
a herniation or protrusion of the urinary bladder through the wall of the vagina. Compare rectocele, vesicocele.
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Cystocele

cystocele

Dropped bladder, fallen bladder Herniation of the bladder into the vagina, which is often accompanied by stress incontinence; the frequency of cystoceles ↑ with age and multiparity

cys·to·cele

(sis'tō-sēl)
Hernia of the bladder usually into the vagina and introitus.
Synonym(s): colpocystocele, vesicocele.
[cysto- + G. kēlē, hernia]

Cystocele

Bulging of the bladder into the vagina.
Mentioned in: Pelvic Relaxation

cystocele

herniation of the urinary bladder into the vagina.
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Our finding of cystocele being the most common prolapse noted on clinical examination, with the majority presenting with POP-Q stage 2 (44.
Table 1: Various surgical procedure that were carried out Surgical procedure Vault POP-Q POP-Q prolapse III IV Sacrospinous fixation 4 5 23 Anterior colporrhaphy 2 5 23 Enterocele repair 3 1 20 Bladder neck suspension 1 -- 4 Table 2: List of complications Postoperative No of cases UTI 1 Cuff cellulitis/infection 2 Febrile morbidity -- Ischiorectal abscess 1 Nerve injury -- Hematoma -- Reoperation -- Transfusion -- Recurrence Cystocele 1 Enterocele -- Total 5
In a 2010 Cochrane Database review, anterior colporrhaphy was associated with more recurrent cystocele formation than standard repairs augmented with polyglactin mesh or porcine dermis inlay, polypropylene mesh as an overlay, or armed transobturator mesh.
Compared with being white, being black was found to be protective for all types of prolapse progression, while being Hispanic increased the risk of cystocele progression by 21%, and being Asian/Pacific Islander increased the risk of cystocele and rectocele progression by more than 200%.
A cystocele was the most common site of both primary (87%) and recurrent (75%) prolapse .
Other studies have found that evacuation defecography changed the diagnosis of rectocele, enterocele and cystocele in 75% of patients.
is a thirty-year-old woman with a history of first-degree uterine prolapse, cystocele and enterocele.
A 58-year-old postmenopausal woman with a 15-cm complex cystic right adnexal mass, uterine prolapse, and a large cystocele presented for a laparoscopy, total vaginal hysterectomy, bilateral salpingo-oophorectomy, and anterior and posterior colporrhaphy.
A cystocele (SIS-tuh-seal) occurs when the wall between a woman's bladder and her vagina weakens and lets the bladder droop into the vagina.
IF the bladder drops into the front of the vaginal wall, it is called a cystocele.
She was confirmed to have a grade 2 cystocele and grade 1 uterine descent.
Our second case is an 80-year-old woman referred in January of 2013 with poorly controlled OAB and a Grade 3 cystocele.