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Synthetic Vaginal Mesh Mid-urethral Tape Procedure for the Surgical Treatment of Stress Urinary Incontinence in Women

Published: 25 Jun 2014
Part of:
Health and social care
ISBN:
9781784126131

This Booklet gives detailed information about the synthetic mid-urethral sling procedure.

Synthetic Vaginal Mesh Mid-urethral Tape Procedure for the Surgical Treatment of Stress Urinary Incontinence in Women
Explanation of Terms

Explanation of Terms

Tape: A tape is a type of prosthesis. It is a sling implant (a flat strip of material made from a synthetic polypropylene mesh) that is surgically inserted for the management of Stress Urinary Incontinence (SUI).

Mesh: A network fabric or structure; open spaces or interstices between the strands of the net.


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