vaginal vault prolapse


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vaginal vault prolapse

n. prolapso o caída de la vagina, condición en los órganos en la que la vagina pierde soporte después de la menopausia, o a consecuencia de la presión causada durante embarazos.
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In addition, vaginal vault prolapse or uterovaginal prolapse could be present.
Post-hysterectomy vaginal vault prolapse (PHVP) has a reported incidence of 0.36 to 3.6 per 1,000 woman years or a cumulative incidence of 0.5%.16 It is usually treated by abdominal Sacrocolpopexy or vaginal sacrospinous fixation (SSF) which is a conventional surgery for both prevention and treatment of vault prolapse.
It is suitable for patients with uterine prolapse or Stage II–IV vaginal vault prolapse and recurrence after the operation,[sup][2],[3] particularly for younger patients who are sexually active.
Preventing vaginal vault prolapse by supporting the vaginal cuff is an essential part of hysterectomy, whether abdominal or vaginal.
Up to 40% of patients undergoing vaginal hysterectomy have been reported to present subsequently with vaginal vault prolapse.8 A two fold risk for ovarian function failure is reported in women undergoing hysterectomy as compared to women with retained uterus.9 With increasing awareness, larger number of women worldwide desire conservation of uterus.
(http://www.whg-pc.com/services-da-vinci-robotic-surgery.html) Some of the procedures  the da Vinci robot has already preformed include a hysterectomy, a myomectomy, a single-site hysterectomy and a sacrocolpopexy - also known as a uterine or vaginal vault prolapse. "Women who in the past would have been hospitalized for a week are now able to go home in a day," Dr.
Until recently, no one technique that preserves sexual functions has been universally successful in the treatment of vaginal vault prolapse. Therefore many different approaches have been published.
(5) The true incidence of vaginal vault prolapse following hysterectomy is approximately 0.5 percent of patients.
Abdominal sacral colpopexy or vaginal sacrospinous colpopexy for vaginal vault prolapse: A prospective randomized study.
Lavy, "Vaginal vault prolapse: choice of operation," Best Practice and Research: Clinical Obstetrics and Gynaecology, vol.
* Vaginal vault prolapse. This form occurs when the vaginal supports weaken and the vagina drops into the vaginal canal after a hysterectomy.
In a 2010 Cochrane review, ASC was associated with lower rates of recurrent vaginal vault prolapse and less dyspareunia compared with SSLF, but there was no statistically significant difference in the re-operation rates for prolapse between the two procedures.