In a study done by Guthrie and Bache, the thirty-two surgeons offer no explanation for the infrequent association of carcinoma of the cervix with complete procidentia
of the rectum: treatment and results.
Per vaginal examination showed uterine procidentia
, which was reducible with no mass felt in the adnexa.
The ideal candidate for LeFort partial colpocleisis is a woman who has complete uterine prolapse, or procidentia
(FIGURE 1), which is characterized by symmetric eversion of the anterior and posterior vaginal walls.
As in general hernia surgery, use of mesh prostheses should be considered for severe procidentia
or recurrent prolapse.
Stage IV hemorrhoids are characterized by frill procidentia
of the hemorrhoids and rectal mucosa, with considerable edema.
Suneja A, Taneja A, Guleria K, Yadav P, Agarwal N, Incarcerated procidentia
due to cervical fibroid: An unusual presentation.
See VIDEO #4, showing high uterosacral suspension in a patient who has complete uterine procidentia
A discussion about mesh prostheses and potential complications associated with use of the products is included in the preoperative consultation if a patient has extensive pelvic floor defects or genital procidentia
such that the vagina and uterus extend completely outside the body.