Table 2

Effect of PND on the 3 main symptoms of the PCS

Parameters

Perineodynia (pain)

Perineodynia (pain)

Anal incontinence

Anal incontinence

Stress urinary incontinence

Stress urinary incontinence

Urge incontinence

Urge

incontinence


All

Without: levat

All

Without: sphincteroplasty, levat, recto

All

Without: levat, mvt, cysto, prepubien, meato, urethrolysis

All

Without: levat, mvt, cysto, prepubien, meato, urethrolysis


Number of cases studied

74

59

74

22

74

22

74

22

Number of pathological results

26

22

46

9

47

4

33

4

Follow up less than 1 year or lost

8

8

10

4

10

3

6

0

Follow up 1 year or more

18

14

36

5

37

1

27

4

Mean follow up in months (range)

22,2 (12–48)

24,5 (12–48)

26,4(12–70)

17,2 (12–26)

32 (12–96)

12

26,7(12–72)

18,5 (12–26)

Cured (%)

11 (61,1%)

8 (57,1%)

23 (63,9%)

4 (80%)

26 (70%)

0 (0%)

17 (62,9%)

3 (75%)

Improved (%)

3 (16,6%)

2 (14,3 %)

7 (19,4%)

1 (20%)

7 (18,9%)

1 (100 %)

6 (22,2%)

0 (0%)

No change (%)

4 (22,2%)

4 (28,6%)

4 (11,1%)

0 (0%)

4 (10,8 %)

0 (0 %)

3 (11,1%)

0 (0%)

Worse (%)

0 (0 %)

0 (0 %)

2 (5,5%)

0 (0%)

0 (0%)

0 (0 %)

1 (3,7%)

1 (25%)


levat = levatorplasty, recto = cure of rectocele, cysto = cure of cystocele, prepubien = prepubien section, meato = meatotomy.

Beco et al. BMC Surgery 2004 4:15   doi:10.1186/1471-2482-4-15

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