Female Pelvic Floor Dysfunction: Clinics and Imaging

  • Gianfranco Minini
  • Fabio Franco
  • Silvia Zanelli


Female pelvic floor dysfunction essentially consists of pelvic organ prolapse, also known as uterovaginal prolapse. This term indicates the descent, through the urogenital hiatus of the pelvic floor, of the vagina, uterus, bladder, rectum and possibly bowel loops to a varying degree and association.


Pelvic Floor Pelvic Organ Prolapse Endopelvic Fascia Female Pelvic Floor Pubocervical Fascia 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Gianfranco Minini
    • 1
  • Fabio Franco
    • 2
  • Silvia Zanelli
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of UrogynaecologyA. O. Spedali CiviliBresciaItaly
  2. 2.First Department of RadiologyA. O. Spedali CiviliBresciaItaly

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