5th Edition

Textbook of Female Urology and Urogynecology Surgical Perspectives

Edited By Linda Cardozo, David Staskin Copyright 2023
    588 Pages 449 Color & 31 B/W Illustrations
    by CRC Press

    588 Pages 449 Color & 31 B/W Illustrations
    by CRC Press

    Featuring contributions by an international team of the world’s experts in urology and gynecology, this fifth edition reinforces its status as the classic comprehensive resource on female urology and urogynecology and an essential clinical reference in the field. There are new chapters throughout and new commentaries on important documents in the appendixes; each volume is now available separately. *Offers a comprehensive guide to surgical aspects *Covers important and common topics such as pelvic organ prolapse and robotic surgery and newer topics such as transgender surgery *Presents a practical and manageable level of detail



    Section Editors

    Current Contributors


    Section Editor: Roger Dmochowski

    68. How and Why Incontinence Surgery Works

    Joshua Kent Calvert, Elizabeth Rourke, Mauricio Plata, Nicolas Fernandez, David James Osborn, and Roger Dmochowski

    69. Peri- and Postoperative Care

    George Araklitis, Sushma Srikrishna, and Linda Cardozo

    70. Traditional Surgery and Other Historical Procedures for Stress Incontinence

    Elisabeth Sebesta, Malcolm Lucas, Elizabeth Timbrook Brown, and Roger Dmochowski

    71. Retropubic Urethropexy

    Dudley Robinson and Linda Cardozo

    72. Fascial Slings

    Elizabeth A. Rourke, W. Stuart Reynolds, Aaron Brothers, David James Osborn, Roger R. Dmochowski,

    and Melissa R. Kaufman

    73. Retropubic Mid-Urethral Sling Procedure for the Treatment of Female Urinary Stress Incontinence

    Steven E. Schraffordt Koops and Femke van Zanten

    74. Transobturator Tape for Surgical Treatment of Stress Urinary Incontinence: Outside-In Technique

    Emmanuel Delorme

    75. Single-Incision Mini-Slings

    Mickey Karram and Ahmed Abdelaziz

    76. Readjustable Slings: SAFYRE and REMEEX

    Paulo Palma, Cassio Riccetto, and Carlos Errando Smet

    77. Artificial Urinary Sphincter for Treatment of Stress Urinary Incontinence in Women

    Elizabeth A. Rourke, David Castro-Diaz, David Staskin, and Roger R. Dmochoski

    78. Diagnosis and Treatment of Obstruction Following Incontinence Surgery: Urethrolysis and Other Techniques

    Elisabeth M. Sebesta, Melissa R. Kaufman, W. Stuart Reynolds, Stephen Mock, and Roger R. Dmochowski

    79. Complications of Stress Urinary Incontinence Surgery

    Véronique Phé and Emmanuel Chartier-Kastler

    80. Mesh Complications and Their Management

    Antonin Prouza and Hashim Hashim


    Section Editor: Peter Sand

    81. Classification and Epidemiology of Pelvic Organ Prolapse

    Steven E. Swift and Joel D. Winer

    82. Anterior Vaginal Wall Prolapse

    Whitney K. Hendrickson and Matthew D. Barber

    83. Enterocele

    Kaven Baessler

    84. Rectocele: Anatomic and Functional Repair

    Olivia H. Chang, James H. Ross, and Marie Fidela R. Paraiso

    85. Vaginal Approach to Apical Suspension

    Debjyoti Karmakar and Peter L. Dwyer

    86. Open Abdominal Approach to Supporting the Vaginal Apex

    Russell Stanley, T. Clark Powell, and Holly E. Richter

    87. Uterine Preservation and Hysteropexy

    Roger P. Goldberg and Nani P. Moss

    88. Surgery for Urogenital Prolapse: Colpocleisis

    Emilly Santos and G. Willy Davila

    89. Biological and Synthetic Grafts in Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery

    Katrina M. Knight, Brittany R. Egnot, William R. Barone, and Pamela A. Moalli

    90. Complications of Synthetic Mesh Used to Repair Pelvic Organ Prolapse and Stress Urinary Incontinence

    Rubin Raju, Ahmed Abdelaziz, Mickey Karram, and John B. Gebhart

    91. Management of the Perineum, Episiotomy, and Perineal Reconstruction

    J. Oliver Daly

    92. Primary Repair of Obstetric Anal Sphincter Injuries

    Ruwan Fernando and Abdul H. Sultan

    93. Surgery for Fecal Incontinence

    Emanuela Silva-Alvarenga, Yasmin Zerhouni, and Steven D. Wexner

    94. Rectal Prolapse and Other Causes of Defecatory Dysfunction

    Megan R. Routzong, Steven Abramowitch, and Ghazaleh Rostaminia


    Section Editor: Christian Phillips

    95. The Role of Laparoscopic Surgery in Urogynecology: An Introduction

    Christian Phillips

    96. Abdominal and Pelvic Anatomy Through the Laparoscope

    Fiona Reid

    97. Training and Accreditation in Laparoscopic and Robotic Pelvic Floor Surgery

    Shannon L. Wallace, Karl Jallad, Alfred Cutner, and Marie Fidela R. Paraiso

    98. Laparoscopic Colposuspension

    Matthew Izett-Kay and Arvind Vashisht

    99. Laparoscopic Sacrocolpopexy

    Mugdha Kulkarni, Anna Rosamilia, and Marcus Carey

    100. Laparoscopic Sacrohysteropexy

    Matthew Izett-Kay and Natalia Price

    101. Prevention, Recognition and Treatment of Complications in Laparoscopic Pelvic Floor Surgery

    Ellen Yeung and Christopher Maher

    102. The Role of Robotic Surgery

    D. Galvin, O.E. O’Sullivan, and B.A. O’Reilly

    103. Cost-Effectiveness in Laparoscopic and Robotic Surgery in Urogynecology

    Karen Ward

    104. New Techniques in Laparoscopic Pelvic Floor Surgery

    Stephen T. Jeffery and Khumbo T. Jere


    Section Editor: Victor Nitti

    105. Diagnosis of Urogenital Fistula

    Caroline A. Brandon, Ekene A. Enemchukwu, and Benjamin M. Brucker

    106. Transvaginal Repair of VVF

    Lori Jones and Nirit Rosenblum

    107. Transabdominal Vesicovaginal and Vesicouterine Fistula Repair

    Christopher F. Tenggardjaja and Howard B. Goldman

    108. Management of Obstetric Urogenital Fistula

    Andrew Browning

    109. Management of Iatrogenic Ureteral Injury and Ureterovaginal Fistula

    Elizabeth R. Mueller

    110. Management of Urethrovaginal Fistula

    Pansy Uberoi and Kathleen C. Kobashi

    111. Urethral Diverticulum

    Yu Zheng and Eric S. Rovner

    112. Diagnosis and Management of Female Urethral Stricture Disease

    Dmitry Volkin and Victor W. Nitti

    113. Bladder Reconstruction and Urinary Diversion

    Daniela Kaefer and Ja-Hong Kim

    114. Gynaecological Developmental Abnormalities

    Cara E. Williams

    115. Pediatric Urogynecology

    Jennifer S. Singer, Angela M. Arlen, Tamara Grisales, and Andrew J. Kirsch

    116. Female Cosmetic Genital Surgery

    Ö. Ferit Saraçoğlu

    117. Gender-Affirming Surgery, Care, and Common Complications

    Christi Butler, Daniel Dugi, and Geolani W. Dy



    Linda Cardozo, OBE, MD, FRCOG, is Professor of Urogynecology and Consultant Gynecologist at King’s College Hospital, London, UK. David R. Staskin, MD, is Director, Female Urology and Male Voiding Dysfunction, St. Elizabeth’s Medical Center and Associate Professor of Urology, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.