While working as a medical officer in the Jumla district hospital in a rural area of Nepal, I attended a woman whose case is reported here, who presented at terra pregnancy with uterovaginal
prolapse in which the baby's foot was protruding, along with a huge pressure sore in the anterior lip of the cervix.
American Fertility Society classification scheme (26) Class I Segmental agenesis and variable degrees of uterovaginal
hypoplasia Class II Unicornuate uteri Class III Uterus didelphys Class IV Bicornuate uterus Class V Septate uterus Class VI Arcuate uteri Class VII Sequela of in uteri DES exposure DES = diethylstilbestrol
Study on risk factors, beliefs and care practices of women with uterovaginal
prolapse, Kathmandu, Nepal.
Outcomes of vaginal hysterectomy for uterovaginal
prolapse: a population-based, retrospective, cross-sectional study of patient perceptions of results including sexual activity, urinary symptoms, and provided care.
MR imaging diagnosis of uterovaginal
anomalies: Current state of the art.
Often, the cervix or vaginal cuff will simultaneously break from the uterosacral ligament, clinically presenting as a large enterocele with coexisting marked vaginal vault or uterovaginal
There is a need nationally for more training in VH as well as other vaginal procedures to produce a new generation of vaginal surgeons capable of performing VHs in the absence of uterine prolapse for selected benign conditions, as there are too few opportunities to encounter uterovaginal
prolapse to allow adequate training in vaginal surgery.
Reports have suggested that the conservative approach to the establishment of uterovaginal
patency has not resulted in the conservation of reproductive potential.
The operations were performed only on women with advanced uterovaginal
or vaginal vault eversion who were sexually inactive, did not anticipate future sexual activity, and were counseled about the loss of coital ability and its potential effect on self-image following surgery.
Comparison of effectiveness of vaginal and abdominal routes in treating severe uterovaginal
or vault prolapse.
DALLAS -- Total colpocleisis combined with site-specific reconstructive surgery is a useful, effective treatment for elderly women with severe uterovaginal
prolapse who have no further interest in sexual intercourse, Dr.
Study participants underwent the standardized POP Questionnaire exam, which uses the International Continence Society's system for grading uterovaginal