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Gynecol Obstet Invest. 2002;53(4):234-6.

Repair of vaginal prolapse following penoscrotal flap vaginoplasty in a male-to-female transsexual.

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  • 1Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Bari, Italy.


Penis and testicle amputation, vaginoplasty, and clitoroplasty are procedures that help male-to-female transsexuals to accept their body and to increase psychosocial well-being. We describe a successful correction of prolapse of the neovagina with abdominovaginal sacropexy in a male-to-female transsexual who had undergone penoscrotal flap vaginoplasty. Although the reasons for a neovaginal prolapse are not completely known, in our case vaginal sacropexy was successful, with good functional and cosmetic results.

Copyright 2002 S. Karger AG, Basel

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