Absence of urethral hypermobility, for example, may place patients at higher risk of failure following tension-free vaginal tape (TVT).
What does TVT stand for?
TVT stands for Tension-free Vaginal Tape
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Samples in periodicals archive:
In the OPUS trial, 337 women with symptomatic greater than or equal to stage 2 anterior prolapse who did not report symptoms of stress urinary incontinence (SUI) were randomized to undergo either insertion of retropubic tension-free vaginal tape (TVT) (n=165) or sham incisions (n=172) during prolapse surgery.
The promotion of new tension-free vaginal tape systems for midurethral slings may account for some of the increase, a meeting attendee commented.
Finally in February last year I had a simple Tension-Free Vaginal Tape (TVT) operation which cured my problem.
The retropubic mid-urethral sling (RMUS) was first introduced by Ulmsten (3) in 1996 as the tension-free vaginal tape (TVT) procedure and has become one of the predominant surgical procedures for treating SUI.
Miller, who performs a surgery called tension-free vaginal tape (TVT).
ATHE operation you are talking about is called insertion of tension-free vaginal tape.