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Robot Assisted Laparoscopy for Genito-Urinary Prolapse

  • Dirk Kusche
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Abstract

Pelvic organ Prolapse (POP) is a quite common condition amongst women, especially elderly women seem to show a growing incidence, since obesity, rising age and other risk factors get more and more common; for minor prolapses, physical therapy and pelvic floor muscle exercises can be a sufficient form of therapy. In greater degrees of prolapse, a vaginal pessary can be inserted; in case of insufficient non-invasive strategies, surgical repair can be advised.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of UrologyKlinikum Dortmund GmbHDortmundGermany

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