Search for dissertations about: "endosonographic sphincter defects"

Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the words endosonographic sphincter defects.

  1. 1. Endosonography of the anal spincter in women with particular reference to obstetric sphincter tears

    University dissertation from Lidbergs grafiska AB, Skurup

    Author : Marianne Starck-Söndergaard; [2004]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Surgery; anal sphincter; childbirth; obstetric sphincter tears; Anal endosonography; endosonographic sphincter defects; orthopaedics; traumatology; Kirurgi; ortopedi; traumatologi;

    Abstract : The aim of this thesis was to study the endosonographic morphology of the anal sphincter in women, to establish an endosonographic sphincter defect score and to relate it to anal incontinence and anal sphincter pressure. A further aim was to determine intra-observer and inter-observer agreement in detection of endosonographic anal sphincter defects. READ MORE