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What does SSL stand for?

SSL stands for Sacrospinous Ligament

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Because the sacrospinous ligament does not serve any anatomic purpose, I transect the ligament so that I can transpose the pudendal nerve anteriorly to give it more room.
The surgery itself involves sectioning the sacrotuberous ligament into two parts to explore the proximal nerve, incising Alcock's canal, sectioning the sacrospinous ligament at the ischial spine, and then transposing the pudendal nerve.
The Pinnacle Pelvic Floor Repair Kit and Uphold Vaginal Support System (both from Boston Scientific) and the Elevate Apical and Posterior Prolapse Repair System (American Medical Systems) use an anterior compartment approach, and use the sacrospinous ligament as their principal anchor of support, he said.