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Vol. 8 No. 2 : 2018 - Pangastuti N et al.

Objectives: Sigmoid vaginoplasty procedure is one of the surgical procedures selected as the management of vaginal agenesis cases. This technique results in a functional vaginal opening as a way out of menstrual blood as well as in sexual activity.


Methods: A retrospective study from medical record was performed to vaginal agenesis cases that underwent sigmoid vaginoplasty surgery at Dr Sardjito Hospital Yogyakarta Indonesia in 2016-2017. The surgical procedure was performed with laparotomy and vaginal approach.

Vol. 8 No. 2 : 2018 - Gunasagaran Y et al.

Objective: To determine whether Hyacinth exercise is more effective than conventional pelvic floor exercise (PFE) alone for the treatment of urinary incontinence (UI) among women aged above 55 years. Hyacinth exercises are a combination of PFE exercise and Salat steps, of which the latter mirrors Muslim prayer positions.


Vol. 8 No. 2 : 2018 - Ng PY et al.

Objective: Pelvic organ prolapse amongst nullipara is infrequently reported. Childbirth has been associated with pelvic organ prolapse. The aim of this study was to describe the demographic features of nulliparous women with POP and to look into the management of POP in nulliparous women. 


Vol. 8 No. 2 : 2018 - Budi Iman Santoso et al.

Objectives: Urinary incontinence (UI) is common during pregnancy-puerperium period with prevalence of 18.6%-75% during pregnancy and 6-31% during postpartum. This condition influences the decreased quality of life. This study aims to review from several published studies which risk factors impact to the incidence of UI.


Vol. 8 No. 2 : 2018 - Sao-Chun Liao et al.

Objective: To evaluate the change of female sexual function after vaginal mesh repair versus native tissue repair for pelvic organ prolapse.


Vol. 8 No. 2 : 2018 - Lim Pei Shan et al.

Objective: To assess the pelvic floor outcomes in relation to the incision angle of mediolateral episiotomy in primigravid women.


Vol. 8 No. 2 : 2018 - Chikako Kato et al.

Objectives: Laparoscopic sacrocolpopexy (LSC) has been a gold standard procedure for pelvic organ prolapse (POP). Since the Japanese public insurance began to cover this procedure four years ago, the number of hospitals starting to perform this operation has rapidly increased. Our facility was opened as a place to diagnose a urogynecology disease in March, 2015. The aim of this study is to report LSC operation results in our facility.


Vol. 8 No. 2 : 2018 - Akiko Fujisaki et al.

Objective: Obstetric fistulae are reported to occur frequently during childbirth in developing countries, and it is reported that 30 thousand to 130 thousand cases of fistulas per year occur in Africa alone. In the previous study, 70% of Kenyan vesicovaginal fistula (VVF) patients have a depressive tendency and 20% of Kenyan VVF patients have a history of suicide attempt. There is also a report that surgical treatment of obstetric fistula results in marked improvements in Ethiopian VVF patients’ mental health.


Vol. 8 No. 2 : 2018 - Rohaizak M et al.


Vol. 4 No. 2 : 2014 - John Murie et al.


Vol. 4 No. 1 : 2014 - Dahlia Abd Malik et al.


The aim of this study was to determine the association between maternal and neonatal outcomes and maternal vitamin D status.