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Synonyms for cystocele

hernia in which the urinary bladder protrudes through the wall of the vagina

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A significant elongation between the PC line and the lowest point of the bladder was noted in subjects with cystocele comparing supine and standing images (p = 0.
Package # 27 - Disposable cystocele correction set consisting of a grid, and
The risk of cystocele, rectocele, and uterine prolapse increased 30%-70% in overweight and obese women, compared with women who had a normal BMI at baseline, Dr.
is a thirty-year-old woman with a history of first-degree uterine prolapse, cystocele and enterocele.
Hadra is credited with being the first surgeon in the world to recognize the relationship of the diaphragm to rectocele and cystocele and to devise an operation for correction of these conditions (22).
A 58-year-old postmenopausal woman with a 15-cm complex cystic right adnexal mass, uterine prolapse, and a large cystocele presented for a laparoscopy, total vaginal hysterectomy, bilateral salpingo-oophorectomy, and anterior and posterior colporrhaphy.
A cystocele (SIS-tuh-seal) occurs when the wall between a woman's bladder and her vagina weakens and lets the bladder droop into the vagina.
IF the bladder drops into the front of the vaginal wall, it is called a cystocele.
Retrovesical haematoma after anterior Prolift procedure for cystocele correction.
It is essential to be aware that an advanced-stage cystocele (3--4) is mostly associated with an accompanying apical support defect.
Despite the known potential high risk of failure, cystocele repair using the traditional anterior colporrhaphy procedure developed by Kelly a century ago (Kelly plication) remains a popular method of repair.
A true cystocele, we now know, is the result of a transverse defect that separates the pubocervical fascia from the pericervical ring.
However, a large residual is usually the cause of the cystocele rather than the result.