Degradable Silk Film Constructs for Pelvic Organ Prolapse Repair.

Russell, Matthew.
2017-04-24T15:11:14.431Z

Abstract: Pelvic organ prolapse is a serious health condition that may affect 11.1% of all women and up to 20% of women who have gone through natural childbirth. Known as POP, the condition is characterized by a soft tissue failure which leads to the prolapse of the bladder, vaginal apex, uterus, rectum, or bowel into the vaginal canal. The most popular form of surgical correction used in the past... read more

Subjects
Tufts University. Department of Mechanical Engineering.
Permanent URL
http://hdl.handle.net/10427/012257
ID: tufts:21995
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