prolapse

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prolapse

Pathol
the sinking or falling down of an organ or part, esp the womb

prolapse

[′prō‚laps]
(medicine)
The falling or sinking down of a part or organ.
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Pelvic organ prolapse as well as lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS) are common in aging women, and because the elderly population is estimated to increase significantly by the year 2050, there will likely be a future increase in demand for POP and LUTS treatment.
A brief description of the terminology used for pelvic organ prolapse and SUI is given below.
Lifetime risk of stress urinary incontinence or pelvic organ prolapse surgery.
However, the benefits came at the cost of slightly shorter vaginal length, worse Pelvic Organ Prolapse Quantification point C scores, greater blood loss, and up to a day longer spent in the hospital.
TVT, TVT-O and Prolift were developed by surgeons seeking to address the shortcomings of other treatment options for stress urinary incontinence and pelvic organ prolapse.
Lifetime risk of stress incontinence or pelvic organ prolapse surgery.
Over a period of 3 years from January 2013 to December 2015, a total of 256 women reported to OPD with history and examination findings consistent with Pelvic Organ Prolapse.
It is a safe procedure and should be considered as an option for the treatment of pelvic organ prolapse in young women, in whom uterine conservation is required.
The contract is the supply of operating systems for the treatment of stress urinary incontinence and pelvic organ prolapse in the specification and quantity as per the tender documentation for a period of 2 years.
Pelvic organ prolapse (POP) is a common geriatric medical condition that is often not reported to healthcare providers.