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Original article by Philip Paris-Browne
Gynaecologist, Nowra Private and Shoalhaven District Memorial Hospitals, Nowra, Australia

Personal evolution of surgical technique using mesh for severe prolapse - a prospective audit of outcomes in 172 cases



Table 1. – PIVS + Bridge

All

35

Cure

13

Improve

13

Fail

9

Tape Problems

5

 

 

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TABLE 2. – PIVS + Surgipro mesh.

All

45

Cure

39

Improve

4

Fail

2

Mesh erosion

20

* Endorectal advancement flap.

 

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Table 3. – PIVS + Gynemesh.

All

45

Cure

40

Improve

5

Fail

0

Erosion

4

 



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Table 4. – Prolift

All

47

Total Reconstruction

29

Anterior

8

Posterior

7

Abdo/Vag

2

Abandoned

1

TVT-O

10

Fascial Sling

2

Hysterectomy

2

Anal spincter repair

1

 

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Table 5. – Results Prolift repairs.

Cure

43

Improve

2

Fail

0



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Table 6. – Complications Prolift repairs.

Mesh erosion

7

Urinary Retention

1

Deep Venous Thrombosis

1



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