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Int Urogynecol J. 2010 Mar;21(3):383-5. doi: 10.1007/s00192-009-0992-9. Epub 2009 Sep 16.

TVT or TOT? When to avoid retropubic trocar passage.

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  • 1Departments of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY 14642, USA.


Most surgeons have a preferred method for placing a minimally invasive suburethral sling for treatment of stress urinary incontinence. However, unique clinical circumstances may necessitate altering this approach. We describe two cases for which a retropubic approach to sling placement may be contraindicated.

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