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Mitral valve prolapse is a condition where a valve in the heart stops working normally. Learn what causes it, how it is diagnosed, and how it is treated.
Non-human papillomavirus (HPV) abnormalities on Pap smear are more common in women with pelvic organ prolapse (POP) than in those without it, according to a chart review. Reuters Health Information
(The North American Menopause Society (NAMS)) Pelvic organ prolapse is estimated to affect up to one-half of all women, causing pain and interfering with sexual function. A new study demonstrates how ...
Organ-space surgical site infections (SSI) are the most serious and costly infections after colorectal surgery. Most previous studies of risk factors for SSI have analyzed colon and rectal procedures ...
(HealthDay)—About 15 percent of octogenarians and nonagenarians with stage II/III rectal adenocarcinoma do not receive treatment, according to a study published online July 31 in Cancer.
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I know this isn’t going to apply to 90% of you, and to anyone who is thinking “of course – why would anyone do that?” – I apologize for taking your time. Those people who...
There is no agreement about which laparoscopic rectopexy technique is best for treating complete rectal prolapse. Purpose was to compare functional outcome, the recurrence rate, and quality of life in...
Laparoscopic ventral rectopexy (LVR) is a nerve sparing technique for the treatment of rectal prolapse. Concerns about the use of synthetic meshes in the pelvis and the associated risk of erosion have...
Internal rectal prolapse (IRP) is a unique functional disorder that presents with a wide spectrum of clinical symptoms including constipation and/or faecal incontinence (FI). The present review aims t...
Laparoscopic hysteropexy has a good success rate in terms of anatomical correction without recourse to hysterectomy (1) and uterine prolapse and disorders of the posterior pelvic compartment often coe...
In rectal cancer surgery, proximal ligation of the inferior mesenteric artery (IMA) with radical lymphadenectomy is the accepted standard of care.1 Our purpose is to describe three different standardi...