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Laparoscopic Sacrocolpopexy

  • Ajay Rane
  • Suma Natarajan
  • M. Banumathy
  • M. Ramalingam
  • K. Senthil

Vaginal vault prolapse with protrusion beyond the introitus can be treated effectively only by surgery. Different surgical techniques, by both the abdominal and vaginal routes, have been developed to treat this condition. Abdominal sacral colpopexy (ASC) is a well-accepted method to treat complete vaginal vault prolapse [1,2].

Keywords

Absorbable Suture Vaginal Vault Ureteric Stenting Mesh Erosion Common Iliac Vein 
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References

  1. 1.
    Higgs PJ, Chua HL, Smith AR (2005) Long term review of laparoscopic sacrocolpopexy. Br J Obstet Gynaecol 112(8):1134–1138.Google Scholar
  2. 2.
    Ross JW, Preston M (2005) Laparoscopic sacrocolpopexy for severe vaginal vault prolapse: five-year outcome. J Minim Invasive Gynecol 12(3):221–226.PubMedCrossRefGoogle Scholar

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Ajay Rane
    • 1
  • Suma Natarajan
    • 2
  • M. Banumathy
    • 2
  • M. Ramalingam
    • 3
  • K. Senthil
    • 4
  1. 1.Department of Obstetrics and GynaecologyJames Cook UniversityTownsvilleAustralia
  2. 2.GKNM HospitalCoimbatoreIndia
  3. 3.K.G. Hospital and Post Graduate InstituteG. Kuppusamy Naidu Memorial HospitalCoimbatoreIndia
  4. 4.Gowtham AnnexeCoimbatoreIndia

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