What is Uterosacral ligament suspension?

Category: Surgeries


Uterosacral ligament suspension is a type of surgery done to create support for the uterus or vaginal vault (top of the vagina in a woman who has had a hysterectomy). It involves the suturing the uterosacral ligaments to the top of the vagina, this procedure is done to treat uterovaginal prolapse.

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