Effect of weight change on natural history of pelvic organ prolapse.

Publication Type:

Journal Article

Source:

Obstetrics and gynecology, Volume 113, Issue 1, p.81-8 (2009)

Keywords:

2009, Aged, Body Mass Index, Center-Authored Paper, Cystocele, DISEASE PROGRESSION, Female, Humans, Middle Aged, Obesity, Postmenopause, Public Health Sciences Division, Rectocele, Remission, Spontaneous, Risk Factors, Uterine Prolapse, Weight Gain, Weight Loss

Abstract:

To evaluate the relationship between change in weight and pelvic organ prolapse (POP) progression/regression in women during a 5-year period.