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Long-term outcomes following abdominal sacrocolpopexy for pelvic organ prolapse.
|Title||Long-term outcomes following abdominal sacrocolpopexy for pelvic organ prolapse.|
|Publication Type||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication||2013|
|Authors||Nygaard I, Brubaker L, Zyczynski HM, Cundiff G, Richter H, Gantz M, Fine P, Menefee S, Ridgeway B, Visco A, Warren LK, Zhang M, Meikle S|
|Journal||JAMA : the journal of the American Medical Association|
|Date Published||2013 May 15|
More than 225 000 surgeries are performed annually in the United States for pelvic organ prolapse (POP). Abdominal sacrocolpopexy is considered the most durable POP surgery, but little is known about safety and long-term effectiveness.