Ureteral obstruction as a complication of the Burch colposuspension procedure: Case report

Gerald B. Applegate, Katherine M. Bass, Carolyn J. Kubik

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Abstract

Major complications of the Burch procedure for stress urinary incontinence are rare. Inadvertent kinking of the ureter during this procedure has been described only once previously in the literature. We present a second such case, hoping to draw attention to this rare but significant complication.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Number of pages1
JournalAmerican journal of obstetrics and gynecology
Volume156
Issue number2
DOIs
StatePublished - Feb 1987
Externally publishedYes

Keywords

  • Burch procedure
  • Stress incontinence
  • ureteral obstruction

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Obstetrics and Gynecology

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