Last updated on August 2018

Vaginal Elasticity Assessment Before and After Surgical Repair for Urinary Stress Incontinence.

Brief description of study

Female patients with USI will be evaluated for vaginal elasticity using vaginal tactile imaging both before and after surgery for the repair of the USI. Surgical repair will be performed by a single surgeon who will perform a tension free vaginal tape obturator (TVT-O) repair.

Detailed Study Description

Patients will be recruited and sign a consent form. The patients included are patients with USI that are candidates for a TVT-O repair.

Assessment of vaginal elasticity via vaginal tactile imaging will be performed at 3 different

  • The day of surgery before surgery.
  • The day after surgery.
  • 3 months post-operational. Every patient will serve as her own control. Demographic, gynecologic and obstetric history will be obtained from patients` electronic files.

Clinical Study Identifier: NCT03301818

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