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Single port laparoscopic sacrohysteropexy in a young patient presenting with grade III uterine prolapse and rectocele

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Abstract

Introduction

Uterine preservation in patients with uterine prolapse is a common practice in the last decade and the reconstructive pelvic operation can be done either by vaginal, abdominal or laparoscopic approach. In young patients, uterine preservation is a legitimate option and one of the proposed operations is sacro-hystero-pexy. Single Port Laparoscopy (SPL) is a relatively new technique. This is a case of a young patient presented with grade III uterine prolapse and rectocele.

Methods

The video presents the surgical technique of sacro-hystero-pexy as was described in 2001 by von Theobald, adapted specifically for the SPL technique.

Conclusions

The Single Port laparoscopy is an advanced laparoscopic technique. This video demonstrate that scaro-hystero-pexy can be done safely and efficacy with Single Port Laparoscopy without prolonging the operation time significantly.

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Written informed consent was obtained from the patient for publication of this case report/video article and any accompanying images.

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Correspondence to Peter von Theobald.

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Marcus-Braun, N., von Theobald, P. Single port laparoscopic sacrohysteropexy in a young patient presenting with grade III uterine prolapse and rectocele. Int Urogynecol J 24, 1445–1446 (2013). https://doi.org/10.1007/s00192-012-1997-3

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Keywords

  • Single port laparoscopy
  • Sacrohysteropexy
  • Sacrocolpopexy
  • Uterine prolapse