Session: Urogynecology

Urogynecology

Description:

Urogynecology and Pelvic Reconstructive Surgery proposals cutting-edge diagnostic and treatment options for women with complex pelvic floor disorders such as urinary incontinence, overactive bladder syndromes, pelvic organ prolapse, voiding and defecatory dysfunction, faecal incontinence, fistulas, diverticula and vaginal agenesis. It is therefore imperative that the history and examination are performed in a comprehensive fashion.
 
Urogynaecological indicators are never life-threatening but they can have a profound impact on the women’s quality of life. Clinical assessment therefore objectives to determine the extent of the impairment on quality of life and thereby institute the most appropriate route of investigation and management.
 
·         Urinary incontinence
·         Pelvic Organ Prolapse
·         Fecal incontinence
·         Interstitial cystitis
·         Vesicovaginal and rectovaginal fistulas
·         Overactive bladder syndrome