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Insertion and removal of vaginal mesh for pelvic organ prolapse.

Publication ,  Journal Article
M Muffly, T; Barber, MD
Published in: Clin Obstet Gynecol
March 2010

A variety of surgical meshes are available to correct pelvic organ prolapse. This article discusses benefits and risks of vaginal mesh use. Emphasis is placed on the appropriate surgical technique to improve outcomes and minimize mesh complications. Placement options are reviewed with the discussion of self-tailored mesh, trocar-based mesh kits, and non-trocar mesh kits. This article also reviews the management of mesh complications including the technique for mesh removal.

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Clin Obstet Gynecol

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EISSN

1532-5520

Publication Date

March 2010

Volume

53

Issue

1

Start / End Page

99 / 114

Location

United States

Related Subject Headings

  • Uterine Prolapse
  • Surgical Mesh
  • Prosthesis Failure
  • Preoperative Care
  • Postoperative Complications
  • Patient Selection
  • Obstetrics & Reproductive Medicine
  • Minimally Invasive Surgical Procedures
  • Humans
  • Gynecologic Surgical Procedures
 

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M Muffly, T., & Barber, M. D. (2010). Insertion and removal of vaginal mesh for pelvic organ prolapse. Clin Obstet Gynecol, 53(1), 99–114. https://doi.org/10.1097/GRF.0b013e3181cefab8
M Muffly, Tyler, and Matthew D. Barber. “Insertion and removal of vaginal mesh for pelvic organ prolapse.Clin Obstet Gynecol 53, no. 1 (March 2010): 99–114. https://doi.org/10.1097/GRF.0b013e3181cefab8.
M Muffly T, Barber MD. Insertion and removal of vaginal mesh for pelvic organ prolapse. Clin Obstet Gynecol. 2010 Mar;53(1):99–114.
M Muffly, Tyler, and Matthew D. Barber. “Insertion and removal of vaginal mesh for pelvic organ prolapse.Clin Obstet Gynecol, vol. 53, no. 1, Mar. 2010, pp. 99–114. Pubmed, doi:10.1097/GRF.0b013e3181cefab8.
M Muffly T, Barber MD. Insertion and removal of vaginal mesh for pelvic organ prolapse. Clin Obstet Gynecol. 2010 Mar;53(1):99–114.

Published In

Clin Obstet Gynecol

DOI

EISSN

1532-5520

Publication Date

March 2010

Volume

53

Issue

1

Start / End Page

99 / 114

Location

United States

Related Subject Headings

  • Uterine Prolapse
  • Surgical Mesh
  • Prosthesis Failure
  • Preoperative Care
  • Postoperative Complications
  • Patient Selection
  • Obstetrics & Reproductive Medicine
  • Minimally Invasive Surgical Procedures
  • Humans
  • Gynecologic Surgical Procedures