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

Publication Type:

Journal Article


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


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


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