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Table 5 Postoperative characteristics and recurrence

From: Laparoscopic uterosacral ligament suspension versus sacrospinous ligament fixation for apical prolapse: perioperative outcomes

Characteristic L-USLS, N (%) SSLF, N (%) p value
Postoperative POP-Q Stage a    0.76
 Stage 0 81 (72) 76 (70)  
 Stage 1 12 (11) 13 (12)  
 Stage 2 8 (7) 8 (7)  
  Stage 3 0 (0) 1 (1)  
  Stage 4 0 (0) 0 (0)  
Recurrent symptomatic prolapse 8 (7) 9 (7) 0.74
 POP-Q Stage 2 8 (7) 8 (7)  
  POP-Q Stage 3 0 (0) 1 (1)  
  POP-Q Stage 4 0 (0) 0 (0)  
  1. POP-Q pelvic organ prolapse quantification
  2. aPostoperative POP-Q data was missing for 23 patients