Transvaginal repair of bladder injury during vaginal hysterectomy

R. D. Hernandez, K. Himsl, P. E. Zimmern

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We report on the transvaginal repair of iatrogenic bladder perforations that occurred during vaginal hysterectomy. Systematic evaluation of the bladder injury, adequate vaginal exposure and meticulous bladder closure resulted in a successful outcome in 3 recent cases.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)2061-2062
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of Urology
Issue number6 I
StatePublished - Jan 1 1994


  • bladder
  • hysterectomy
  • wounds and injuries

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Urology


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