Prolapso de órganos pélvicos durante el embarazo tratado con pesario. Reporte de dos casos

Translated title of the contribution: Pelvic organ prolapse during pregnancy: Treatment with vaginal pessary. A report of two cases

Victoria Arango-Buitrago, Mónica Restrepo-Moreno, Luis G. Echavarría-Restrepo, Mauricio Gómez-Londoño

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    Abstract

    BACKGROUND: Pelvic organ prolapse during pregnancy is a rare condition that may be associated with maternal and fetal complications. OBJECTIVE: To describe the experience of two cases of pelvic organ prolapse during pregnancy managed with vaginal pessary. CASES REPORTS: The cases of two patients with grade 4 vaginal prolapse during pregnancy managed with vaginal pessary until the time of delivery are presented. The patients had improvement of their symptoms without complications related to prolapse or pessary use. CONCLUSIONS: Early recognition, monitoring and management of this condition are essential. The vaginal pessary is a good option for transient treatment and is associated with few complications.

    Translated title of the contributionPelvic organ prolapse during pregnancy: Treatment with vaginal pessary. A report of two cases
    Original languageSpanish
    Pages (from-to)601-606
    Number of pages6
    JournalGinecologia y Obstetricia de Mexico
    Volume84
    Issue number9
    StatePublished - Sep 2016

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