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J Popul Ther Clin Pharmacol



Laparoscopic and open burch colposuspension for stress urinary incontinence: advantages and disadvantages.


Obaid A A, Al-Hamzawi S A, Alwan A A
J Popul Ther Clin Pharmacol. 2022; 29(2):e20-e26.
PMID: 35848193.


Stress urinary incontinence (SUI) causes a significant physical and psychological burden on women. The laparoscopic vaginal suspension (LC), used in the treatment of women with SUI, is known for its advantages such as smaller incisions, short hospital stays, and better aesthetic results. This article throws light upon the advantages and disadvantages of LC and open Burch vaginal (OC) incontinence along with its associated complications.