TOT Sling Complications: Vaginal Pain / Pain During Sex
Bladder sling complications can occur after a TOT sling. One of the most common sling complications is vaginal pain or pain during sex. This is due to excessive mesh tension which can be a direct result of surgery or a delayed result of scarring. The tension creates a band like effect which creates pain. One does NOT need to have urine retention to have vaginal pain or pain during intercourse. This can often be fixed by removing approximately 4-6 cm of mesh. Please see video.
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Tension causing Vaginal Pain
Mesh removed to relieve pain
Removal of Mesh Tape Suburethral Sling
TOT or TVT Sling Removal - Vaginal Pain / Difficulty Emptying Bladder
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