GYNECARE TVT™ Obturator System Tension-Free Support for Incontinence
GYNECARE TVT™ Obturator System is a transobturator mid-urethral sling used for the treatment of female stress urinary incontinence. There are fewer overall complications than with other transobturator procedures.1 The device is proven in two 5-year follow-up studies.2,3
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- Serati M, Bauer R, Cornu JN et al. TVT-O for the treatment of pure urodynamic stress incontinence: efficacy, adverse effects, and prognostic factors at 5-year follow-up. Eur Urol. 2013 May;63(5):872-8.
- Cheng D, Liu C. Tension-free vaginal tape-obturator in the treatment of stress urinary incontinence: a prospective study with five-year follow-up. Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol. 2012 Apr;161(2):228-31.