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Pelvic Ultrasound in the Assessment of Female Voiding Dysfunction

  • Lewis ChanEmail author
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Abstract

The female pelvis can be imaged via transabdominal, transperineal and transvaginal approaches.

This chapter covers the technique and application of 2D transabdominal and transperineal ultrasound in the assessment of voiding dysfunction, urinary incontinence and synthetic slings/meshes. There are case studies covering topics of urinary incontinence, complex voiding dysfunction post sling procedures and neurogenic bladder dysfunction.

Keywords

Urinary Incontinence Pelvic Floor Stress Urinary Incontinence Pelvic Organ Prolapse Neurogenic Bladder Dysfunction 
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Supplementary material

Video 5.1

Pelvic floor normal valsalva (AVI 32108 kb)

Video 5.2

Hypermob rev video (AVI 7024 kb)

Video 5.3

Cough hypermob (AVI 32118 kb)

Video 5.4

Pelvic floor contraction (MP4 4883 kb)

Video 5.5

Valsalva hypermob (MP4 4894 kb)

Video 5.6

Mus open bn (MP4 4885 kb)

Video 5.7

Postbulkamid valsalva (MP4 4884 kb)

Video 5.8

Obstructed sling video (MP4 4882 kb)

Video 5.9

Post sling div video (AVI 10633 kb)

References

  1. 1.
    Fong ED, Nitti VW. Mid-urethral synthetic slings for female stress urinary incontinence. BJU Int. 2010;106(5):596–608.CrossRefPubMedGoogle Scholar
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    Chan LW, Tse VW. Unrecognised bladder perforation while placing a suburethral synthetic sling: a minimally invasive technique for removing an intravesical sling segment. BJU Int. 2005;95(1):187–8.CrossRefPubMedGoogle Scholar
  3. 3.
    Tse V, Chan L. Outlet obstruction after sling surgery. BJU Int. 2011;108 Suppl 2:24–8.CrossRefPubMedGoogle Scholar

Copyright information

© Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2015

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of UrologyConcord Repatriation General HospitalSydneyAustralia

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