Acceptance of ring pessary in pelvic organ prolapse

  • Madhu Shrestha Paropakar Maternity and Women’s Hospital, Kathmandu

Abstract

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

Published
May 9, 2020
How to Cite
SHRESTHA, Madhu. Acceptance of ring pessary in pelvic organ prolapse. Nepal Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, [S.l.], v. 14, n. 2, p. 46-48, may 2020. ISSN 1999-8546. Available at: <http://njog.org.np/njog/index.php/njog/article/view/1089>. Date accessed: 05 june 2020.
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