Invited Commentary

  • Julia R. Fielding


As the author elegantly discusses in Chapter 36, the pelvic floor is a complex structure with multiple possible defects. Testing should be used to elucidate compartmental damage based on physical examination and patient complaints. In my hospital, we triage patients according to symptomatology.


Pelvic Floor Fecal Incontinence Stress Incontinence Vaginal Vault Detrusor Pressure 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Julia R. Fielding
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  1. 1.Department of RadiologyUniversity of North Carolina at Chapel HillChapel HillUSA

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