Acceptance of ring pessary in pelvic organ prolapse
Aims: To evaluate the use of pessaries for women with Pelvic Organ Prolapse irrespectivve POP-Q stages.
Method: This is retrospective study conducted at Paropakar maternity and Women’s hospital from mid April to mid December 2018 on 114 women with pelvic organ prolapse.
Result: Total of 114 women with prolapse evaluated. Age of presentation ranged from 36 to 85 years. Twenty cases (17.6%) underwent prolapsed surgery and 71 cases (62.2%) had ring pessary.
Conclusion: Overall acceptance of vaginal ring pessary is very high. It can be used in the majority of women with patient satisfaction and without noteworthy complication.
Keywords: pelvic organ prolapse, pessaries, stages
Copyright on any research article in the Nepal Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology is retained by the author(s).
The authors grant the Nepal Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology a license to publish the article and identify itself as the original publisher.
Articles in the Nepal Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology are Open Access articles published under the Creative Commons CC BY-NC License (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0/)
This license permits use, distribution and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited, and it is not used for commercial purposes.