Hysterectomy technique and risk of pelvic organ prolapse repair: a Danish nationwide cohort study

Hysterectomy technique and risk of pelvic organ prolapse repair: a Danish nationwide cohort study Arch Gynecol Obstet (2017) 296:527–531 DOI 10.1007/s00404-017-4470-1 GENERAL GYNECOLOGY Hysterectomy technique and risk of pelvic organ prolapse repair: a Danish nationwide cohort study 1 2 3 2 Rune Lykke  · Ea Løwenstein  · Jan Blaakær  · Helga Gimbel   Received: 8 May 2017 / Accepted: 18 July 2017 / Published online: 21 July 2017 © Springer-Verlag GmbH Germany 2017 Abstract compartment. In the subgroup of women without POP at Purpose The purpose was to investigate, in a large cohort, hysterectomy, we found that supravaginal abdominal hys- how hysterectomy technique influences the incidence of terectomy had a small increase in risk compared to TAH. subsequent pelvic organ prolapse (POP) repair among Laparoscopic hysterectomy had the same risk of POP as women hysterectomized for benign conditions. TAH. Methods From the Danish National Patient Registry, we Conclusions Overall, we found only small differences in collected data on all hysterectomies on benign indications, risk of POP repair between the different hysterectomy tech - and all POP operations performed in Denmark from Janu- niques after restricting the analyses to women without POP ary 1, 1977 to June 10, 2016. We excluded patients with at hysterectomy. prior POP repair. We analyzed the incidence of POP sur- gery by cumulative incidence curves and http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Archives of Gynecology and Obstetrics Springer Journals

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Medicine & Public Health; Gynecology; Obstetrics/Perinatology/Midwifery; Endocrinology; Human Genetics
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