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Uterine prolapse after pelvic trauma: case report and literature review.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  19083136     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Up to date, the connection of pelvic trauma with genital prolapse is not widely recognized. These cases could be classified in a group where disruption of normal anatomy of the pelvis is apparent (i.e., pelvic fracture), and in a second group, where pelvis remains unaffected by the pelvic trauma (i.e., seat belt-related injuries). The aim of the report is to describe the management of a 39-year-old nulliparous patient presenting with stage III uterine prolapse after pelvic trauma; the patient had a history of Mitrofanoff's procedure for neurogenic bladder followed by closure of the bladder neck and permanent suprapubic urinary catheter for intractable incontinence. The prolapse was managed with a mesh anterior colporraphy combined with sacrospinous hysteropexy. At 3 months follow-up, she is well with no prolapse recurrence.
Authors:
Themistoklis Mikos; Alexios Papanicolaou; Tryfon Tsalikis; Evangelos Ioannidis
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article; Review     Date:  2008-12-16
Journal Detail:
Title:  International urogynecology journal and pelvic floor dysfunction     Volume:  20     ISSN:  -     ISO Abbreviation:  Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct     Publication Date:  2009 Jul 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2009-06-04     Completed Date:  2009-09-03     Revised Date:  2011-08-18    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9514583     Medline TA:  Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct     Country:  England    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  881-4     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Urogynecology, 1st Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Papageorgiou General Hospital, 56 403, Thessaloniki, Greece. themis.mikos@gmail.com
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adult
Female
Gynecologic Surgical Procedures
Humans
Pelvis / injuries*
Surgical Mesh
Uterine Prolapse / diagnosis*,  etiology*,  surgery
Wounds and Injuries / complications*

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