prolapse

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Summary: The protrusion of an organ or part of an organ into a natural or artificial orifice.

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  1. Lukban J, Aguirre O, Davila G, Sand P. Safety and effectiveness of Colpexin Sphere in the treatment of pelvic organ prolapse. Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct. 2006;17:449-54 pubmed
    Our objective was to determine the safety and effectiveness of Colpexin Sphere in women with advanced genital prolapse. A total of 39 subjects were enrolled in our prospective multicenter clinical trial, and 27 completed the full 16-week ..
  2. Basu D, Ward S. Post-hysterectomy fallopian tube prolapse--a diagnostic pitfall. J Obstet Gynaecol. 2007;27:324 pubmed
  3. Naldini G. Serious unconventional complications of surgery with stapler for haemorrhoidal prolapse and obstructed defaecation because of rectocoele and rectal intussusception. Colorectal Dis. 2011;13:323-7 pubmed publisher
    Treatment of haemorrhoidal prolapse by stapled haemorrhoidopexy (SH) and obstructed defaecation syndrome with the stapled transanal rectal resection (STARR) technique is becoming increasingly popular with patients and surgeons...
  4. Williams N, Giordano P, Dvorkin L, Huang A, Scott S. Full-thickness pouch prolapse after restorative proctocolectomy: a potential future problem treated by the new technique of external pelvic neorectal suspension (the Express procedure). Dis Colon Rectum. 2004;47:1415-9 pubmed
    Full thickness pouch prolapse following restroative proctocolectomy is an uncommon complication but likely to become more frequent as this population of patients grows older...
  5. Rosenthal D, Cheung V. Fallopian tube prolapse after laparoscopic resection of pelvic endometriosis. Obstet Gynecol. 2005;105:808-9 pubmed
    Fallopian tube prolapse is an unusual but often reported complication after hysterectomy. This problem has not yet been reported in a patient undergoing laparoscopy but not hysterectomy.
  6. Powers K, Lazarou G, Wang A, LaCombe J, Bensinger G, Greston W, et al. Pessary use in advanced pelvic organ prolapse. Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct. 2006;17:160-4 pubmed
    The objective of this study was to review our experience with pessary use for advanced pelvic organ prolapse. Charts of patients treated for Stage III and IV prolapse were reviewed...
  7. Goldberg R, McCann J, Fiaschetti D, Ben Simon G. What causes eyelid bags? Analysis of 114 consecutive patients. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2005;115:1395-402; discussion 1403-4 pubmed
    ..The purpose of this study was to identify the anatomical basis for perception of lower eyelid bags in patients seeking aesthetic surgery and to evaluate the cumulative contribution of different anatomic characteristics before surgery...
  8. North C, Ali Ross N, Smith A, Reid F. A prospective study of laparoscopic sacrocolpopexy for the management of pelvic organ prolapse. BJOG. 2009;116:1251-7 pubmed publisher
    ..Assessment of the 2-year outcome of laparoscopic sacrocolpopexy...
  9. Lenglet Y, Botchorishvili R, Roman H, Canis M, Rabishong B, Mage G. [Pyosalpingitis after interadnexal laparoscopic hysterectomy. Two cases]. Gynecol Obstet Fertil. 2005;33:768-71 pubmed
    The prolapse of a uterine tube is a rare event after hysterectomy with adnexal conservation. It is described in the literature after abdominal or vagina hysterectomy...

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  1. Ingber M, Firoozi F, Goldman H, Moore C, Vasavada S, Rackley R. Fallopian tube prolapse presenting as a peritoneovaginal fistula. Can J Urol. 2010;17:5117-9 pubmed
    ..Likewise, fallopian tube prolapse is an uncommon but known complication of hysterectomy...
  2. Degenring R, Sauder G. Vitreous prolapse and IOL dislocation during intravitreal injection of triamcinolone acetonide. Graefes Arch Clin Exp Ophthalmol. 2006;244:1043-4 pubmed
    ..To report on procedure-related anterior segment complications during intravitreal injections...
  3. Song Y, Kang J, Park M. Fallopian tube prolapse misdiagnosed as vault granulation tissue: a report of three cases. Pathol Res Pract. 2005;201:819-22 pubmed
    b>Prolapse of the fallopian tube into the vagina is an uncommon complication caused by either vaginal or abdominal hysterectomy. Recently, however, we encountered three cases with prolapse of the fallopian tube after abdominal hysterectomy...
  4. Shah S, Sultan A, Thakar R. The history and evolution of pessaries for pelvic organ prolapse. Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct. 2006;17:170-5 pubmed
    The use of pessaries for the treatment of genital prolapse dates back prior to the days of Hippocrates and their use has been documented in early Egyptian papyruses...
  5. Frederick R, Leach G. Cadaveric prolapse repair with sling: intermediate outcomes with 6 months to 5 years of followup. J Urol. 2005;173:1229-33 pubmed
    We present the prospective, intermediate-term results for cadaveric prolapse repair with sling as combined treatment of stress urinary incontinence and cystocele.
  6. Caceres A, McCarus S. Fallopian tube prolapse after total laparoscopic hysterectomy. Obstet Gynecol. 2008;112:494-5 pubmed publisher
    Fallopian tube prolapse is an uncommon but reported complication after laparoscopic hysterectomy.
  7. Abdel Fattah M, Ramsay I. Retrospective multicentre study of the new minimally invasive mesh repair devices for pelvic organ prolapse. BJOG. 2008;115:22-30 pubmed
    To assess the complications and short-term outcomes of prolapse repair mesh devices used in the management of female pelvic organ prolapse (POP).
  8. Shimada H, Nakashizuka H, Hattori T, Mori R, Mizutani Y, Yuzawa M. Vitreous prolapse through the scleral wound in 25-gauge transconjunctival vitrectomy. Eur J Ophthalmol. 2008;18:659-62 pubmed
    To examine the effectiveness of excising peripheral vitreous until the cannula tip is exposed to prevent vitreous prolapse through the scleral wound in 25-gauge transconjunctival vitrectomy.
  9. Jansen M, de Leng W, Baas A, Myoshi H, Mathus Vliegen L, Taketo M, et al. Mucosal prolapse in the pathogenesis of Peutz-Jeghers polyposis. Gut. 2006;55:1-5 pubmed
    ..We postulate that a genetic predisposition to epithelial prolapse underlies the formation of the polyps associated with PJS...
  10. Baltogiannis D, Kafetsoulis A, Kafetzoulis A, Giannakis D, Saito M, Miyagawa I, et al. Fibroepithelial polyp of distal ureter with periodic prolapse into bladder. Urol Int. 2008;80:338-40 pubmed publisher
    ..Cystoscopy revealed that movement of the polyp was moving forward and backward in the right ureteric orifice. Cold-cut biopsy established the diagnosis. The patient underwent ureteroscopic excision and remains asymptomatic a year later...
  11. Fox R, Kassab A, Sankar A. Ascending peritonitis associated with Fallopian tube prolapse following hysterectomy. J Obstet Gynaecol. 2008;28:456 pubmed publisher
  12. Digesu G, Salvatore S, Chaliha C, Athanasiou S, Milani R, Khullar V. Do overactive bladder symptoms improve after repair of anterior vaginal wall prolapse?. Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct. 2007;18:1439-43 pubmed
    This study aims to evaluate the changes of overactive bladder symptoms to anterior vaginal wall prolapse repair...
  13. Uqaili S, Thackare H, Bonduelle M. Fallopian tube prolapse. J Obstet Gynaecol. 2006;26:176-7 pubmed
  14. Hur H, Guido R, Mansuria S, Hacker M, Sanfilippo J, Lee T. Incidence and patient characteristics of vaginal cuff dehiscence after different modes of hysterectomies. J Minim Invasive Gynecol. 2007;14:311-7 pubmed
  15. Kim Y, Sung D, Cho S, Chung K, Cha S, Park H, et al. Complete eversion and prolapse of bladder concurrent with primary adenocarcinoma. Br J Radiol. 2006;79:e8-11 pubmed
    Complete eversion and prolapse of the urinary bladder is extremely rare. To the best of our knowledge, the imaging findings of complete bladder eversion have not been documented in the literature...
  16. Maher C, Baessler K. Surgical management of anterior vaginal wall prolapse: an evidencebased literature review. Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct. 2006;17:195-201 pubmed
    The aim of this review is to summarize the available literature on surgical management of anterior vaginal wall prolapse. A Medline search from 1966 to 2004 and a hand-search of conference proceedings of the International Continence ..
  17. Yuce K, Dursun P, Gultekin M. Posthysterectomy intestinal prolapse after coitus and vaginal repair. Arch Gynecol Obstet. 2005;272:80-1 pubmed
    ..Furthermore, vaginal cuff rupture with the prolapse of the small bowel through the vagina during sexual intercourse after abdominal hysterectomy in a premenopausal ..
  18. Frederick R, Leach G. Abdominal sacral colpopexy for repair of neovaginal prolapse in male-to-female transsexuals. Urology. 2004;64:580-1 pubmed
    ..The incidence of neovaginal prolapse is not known but is believed to be relatively rare...
  19. Gonzalez Obeso E, Fujita H, Deshpande V, Ogawa F, Lisovsky M, Genevay M, et al. Gastric hyperplastic polyps: a heterogeneous clinicopathologic group including a distinct subset best categorized as mucosal prolapse polyp. Am J Surg Pathol. 2011;35:670-7 pubmed publisher
    ..Gastric hyperplastic polyps are the second most common subtype of gastric polyps. There has been an ongoing debate about their precise diagnostic criteria and etiological associations...
  20. Kawamori H, Shite J, Shinke T, Otake H, Matsumoto D, Nakagawa M, et al. Natural consequence of post-intervention stent malapposition, thrombus, tissue prolapse, and dissection assessed by optical coherence tomography at mid-term follow-up. Eur Heart J Cardiovasc Imaging. 2013;14:865-75 pubmed publisher
    We performed this study to clarify natural consequences of abnormal structures (stent malapposition, thrombus, tissue prolapse, and stent edge dissection) after percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI).
  21. Descargues G, Collard P, Grise P. [Surgical management of pelvic organ prolapse in women: laparoscopic or vaginal sacrocolpopexy?]. Gynecol Obstet Fertil. 2008;36:978-83 pubmed publisher
    To compare the safety and the efficacy of the laparoscopic and vaginal technique for the surgical management of pelvic organ prolapse, with systematic support of the three compartments and prosthetic reinforcements.
  22. Kik M, van Asten A, Lenstra J, Kirpensteijn J. Cloaca prolapse and cystitis in green iguana (Iguana iguana) caused by a novel Cryptosporidium species. Vet Parasitol. 2011;175:165-7 pubmed publisher
    ..Based on the small subunit ribosomal RNA gene the cryptosporidia were characterized as belonging to the intestinal cryptosporidial lineage, but not to Cryptosporidium saurophilum or Cryptosporidium serpentis species...
  23. Khan R, Naru T, Nizami F. Umbilical cord prolapse--a review of diagnosis to delivery interval on perinatal and maternal outcome. J Pak Med Assoc. 2007;57:487-91 pubmed
    To determine the significance of the Diagnosis to Delivery Interval (DDI) on perinatal outcome and maternal complications in patients with umbilical cord prolapse.
  24. Abuzeid A, Banerjea A, Timmis B, Hashemi M. Gastric slippage as an emergency: diagnosis and management. Obes Surg. 2007;17:559-61 pubmed
    ..The most prevalent complication following LAGB is band slippage leading to gastric prolapse. These cases often present to the emergency department where surgeons need to appropriately diagnose and ..
  25. Tint N, Dhillon A, Alexander P. Management of intraoperative iris prolapse: stepwise practical approach. J Cataract Refract Surg. 2012;38:1845-52 pubmed publisher
    Iris prolapse is not an uncommon occurrence during cataract surgery...
  26. Lo K, Law L, Yip S. The role of laparoscopic surgery in the management of tubal prolapse: a 7 case series and literature review. Surg Innov. 2007;14:24-6 pubmed
    Fallopian tube prolapse is an unusual complication after hysterectomy. Different surgical options have been proposed, including abdominal, vaginal, and combined laparoscopic approaches, with partial or complete salpingectomy...
  27. Chaliha C, Khalid U, Campagna L, Digesu G, Ajay B, Khullar V. SIS graft for anterior vaginal wall prolapse repair--a case-controlled study. Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct. 2006;17:492-7 pubmed
    The purpose of this study was to assess the effect on quality of life and prolapse severity of traditional anterior repair compared to anterior repair with a small intestine submucosa (SIS) graft...
  28. Vierhout M. [Diagnosis of uterovaginal prolapse]. Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd. 2004;148:2432-6 pubmed
    Uterovaginal prolapse is a frequently occurring problem, being encountered in 2-88 per 1000 women in the population. When diagnosing uterovaginal prolapse, both the anatomical abnormality and the severity should be indicated...
  29. Dalpiaz O, Curti P. Role of perineal ultrasound in the evaluation of urinary stress incontinence and pelvic organ prolapse: a systematic review. Neurourol Urodyn. 2006;25:301-6; discussion 307 pubmed
  30. Sato Y, Satokawa H, Takase S, Misawa Y, Yokoyama H. Prolapse of aortic intimal flap into the left ventricle: a rare cause of global myocardial ischemia in acute type A aortic dissection. Circ J. 2006;70:214-5 pubmed
    ..Acute aortic dissection must be kept in mind when presented with myocardial ischemia and TEE is the most useful method for detecting a prolapsing cylindrical intimal flap...
  31. Borello France D, Handa V, Brown M, Goode P, Kreder K, Scheufele L, et al. Pelvic-floor muscle function in women with pelvic organ prolapse. Phys Ther. 2007;87:399-407 pubmed
    The purpose of this study was to determine whether pelvic organ prolapse severity, pelvic symptoms, quality of life, and sexual function differ based on pelvic-floor muscle function in women planning to have prolapse surgery.
  32. Model A, Shek K, Dietz H. Levator defects are associated with prolapse after pelvic floor surgery. Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol. 2010;153:220-3 pubmed publisher
    Pelvic organ prolapse recurrence after pelvic floor surgery is a common problem. This study was designed to assess whether avulsion defects of the puborectalis muscle are associated with recurrent pelvic organ prolapse and its symptoms.
  33. Varnholt H, Otis C, Nucci M, Johari V. Fallopian tube prolapse mimicking aggressive angiomyxoma. Int J Gynecol Pathol. 2005;24:292-4 pubmed
    ..Laparotomy did not confirm the clinical suspicion of bowel prolapse and led to resection of the mass...
  34. Ferguson H, Bhalerao S. Correction of end colostomy prolapse using a curved surgical stapler, performed under sedation. Tech Coloproctol. 2010;14:165-7 pubmed publisher
    Acute stoma prolapse most commonly occurs following emergency surgery, frequently in patients with significant medical co-morbidities...
  35. Gonzalo N, Serruys P, Okamura T, Shen Z, Onuma Y, Garcia Garcia H, et al. Optical coherence tomography assessment of the acute effects of stent implantation on the vessel wall: a systematic quantitative approach. Heart. 2009;95:1913-9 pubmed publisher
  36. Mouritsen L. Classification and evaluation of prolapse. Best Pract Res Clin Obstet Gynaecol. 2005;19:895-911 pubmed
    Pelvic organ prolapse is prevalent among older women. Milder stages of prolapse, cranial to the hymen, are common and usually symptomless. A specific symptom is a bulge outside the vagina...
  37. Jack G, Nikolova G, Vilain E, Raz S, Rodriguez L. Familial transmission of genitovaginal prolapse. Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct. 2006;17:498-501 pubmed
    Some females with little to no risk factors develop prolapse, while other females with multiple risk factors do not. It appears that some women may have a predisposition for prolapse in the setting of equivalent risk factors...
  38. Dilbaz B, Ozturkoglu E, Dilbaz S, Ozturk N, Sivaslioglu A, Haberal A. Risk factors and perinatal outcomes associated with umbilical cord prolapse. Arch Gynecol Obstet. 2006;274:104-7 pubmed
    To utilize infant outcomes and to identify risk factors associated with umbilical cord prolapse.
  39. Fan Q, Liu Z, Lang J, Sun D, Leng J, Zhu L, et al. Fallopian tube prolapse following hysterectomy. Chin Med Sci J. 2006;21:20-3 pubmed
    To investigate the clinical diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of fallopian tube prolapse (FTP) after hysterectomy.
  40. Jelovsek J, Maher C, Barber M. Pelvic organ prolapse. Lancet. 2007;369:1027-38 pubmed
    Pelvic organ prolapse is downward descent of female pelvic organs, including the bladder, uterus or post-hysterectomy vaginal cuff, and the small or large bowel, resulting in protrusion of the vagina, uterus, or both...
  41. Drewes P, Yanagisawa H, Starcher B, Hornstra I, Csiszar K, Marinis S, et al. Pelvic organ prolapse in fibulin-5 knockout mice: pregnancy-induced changes in elastic fiber homeostasis in mouse vagina. Am J Pathol. 2007;170:578-89 pubmed
    Pelvic organ prolapse is strongly associated with a history of vaginal delivery. The mechanisms by which pregnancy and parturition lead to failure of pelvic organ support, however, are not known...
  42. Palma P, Riccetto C, Martins M, Herrmann V, de Fraga R, Billis A, et al. Massive prolapse of the urethral mucosa following periurethral injection of calcium hydroxylapatite for stress urinary incontinence. Int Urogynecol J Pelvic Floor Dysfunct. 2006;17:670-1 pubmed
    ..The authors present a case report of a granulomatous reaction leading to urethral prolapse, 3 months after the transurethral injection of calcium hydroxylapatite...
  43. Lin M. Umbilical cord prolapse. Obstet Gynecol Surv. 2006;61:269-77 pubmed
    b>Prolapse of the umbilical cord is a rare obstetric emergency that in the viable fetus necessitates an expeditious delivery...
  44. Srikrishna S, Robinson D, Cardozo L, Cartwright R. Experiences and expectations of women with urogenital prolapse: a quantitative and qualitative exploration. BJOG. 2008;115:1362-8 pubmed publisher
    To explore the expectations and goals of women undergoing surgery for urogenital prolapse using both a quantitative quality of life approach exploring symptom bother and a qualitative interview-based approach exploring patient goals and ..
  45. Thornton C, Rozen W, So D, Kaplan E, Wilkinson S. Reducing band slippage in laparoscopic adjustable gastric banding: the mesh plication pars flaccida technique. Obes Surg. 2009;19:1702-6 pubmed publisher
    ..This involves prolapse of part of the stomach, with varying degrees of gastric obstruction...
  46. Tepetes K, Spyridakis M, Hatzitheofilou C. Local treatment of a loop colostomy prolapse with a linear stapler. Tech Coloproctol. 2005;9:156-8 pubmed
    Stomal prolapse is considered to be a common complication especially following loop colostomies...
  47. Sherwinter D, Powers C, Geiss A, Howard M, Warman J. Posterior prolapse: an important entity even in the modern age of the pars flaccida approach to lap-band placement. Obes Surg. 2006;16:1312-7 pubmed
    ..in patients who undergo laparoscopic adjustable gastric band (LAGB) surgery are pouch dilatation and gastric prolapse (slippage). Gastric prolapse can be divided into the anterior and posterior variety...
  48. Liu Y, Choy K, Lui W, Pang M, Wong Y, Yip S. 17beta-estradiol suppresses proliferation of fibroblasts derived from cardinal ligaments in patients with or without pelvic organ prolapse. Hum Reprod. 2006;21:303-8 pubmed
    Estrogen replacement therapy (ERT) has been used in the treatment of pelvic organ prolapse (POP) but clinical results are inconclusive...
  49. Crafoord K, Sydsjo A, Nilsson K, Kjølhede P. Primary surgery of genital prolapse: a shift in treatment tradition. Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand. 2006;85:1104-8 pubmed
    The use of complete repairs in genital prolapse surgery has been questioned because of the possible adverse effects of the surgery on the urogenital and sexual function and selective repairs have been advocated...
  50. Nicita G. A new operation for genitourinary prolapse. J Urol. 1998;160:741-5 pubmed
    ..The approach is transvaginal and the novelties are the way in which the mesh is anchored and its considerable size...
  51. Akdemir I, Davutoglu V, Aksoy M. Giant left atrium, giant thrombus, and left atrial prolapse in a patient with mitral valve replacement. Echocardiography. 2002;19:691-2 pubmed
  52. Romanzi L. Management of the urethral outlet in patients with severe prolapse. Curr Opin Urol. 2002;12:339-44 pubmed
    ..of women seeking consultation for pelvic floor disorders, a large portion of which will involve pelvic organ prolapse (POP) and lower urinary tract dysfunction, are expected to reach epidemic proportions within the next decade...
  53. Scherf C, Morison L, Fiander A, Ekpo G, Walraven G. Epidemiology of pelvic organ prolapse in rural Gambia, West Africa. BJOG. 2002;109:431-6 pubmed
    To investigate the prevalence of pelvic organ prolapse in rural Gambia.