Table 3 Urinary symptoms and quality of life questionnaires before and 6 months after surgery. Data are given as N (%).

From: Laparoscopic Organopexy with Non-mesh Genital (LONG) Suspension: A Novel Uterine Preservation Procedure for the Treatment of Apical Prolapse

Symptoms Pre-OP (n = 40) Post-OP (n = 40) P values
Daytime frequency 14 (35) 7 (17.5) 0.07*
Stress urinary incontinence 18 (45) 6 (15) <0.001*
Urge urinary incontinence 16 (40) 6 (15) 0.012 *
Feeling of incomplete emptying 15 (37.5) 2 (5) 0.002 + ∞
Hesitancy 7 (17.5) 2 (5) 0.063+
Nocturia 22 (55) 17 (42.5) 0.45*
OABSS 3.6 ± 1.7 1.5 ± 0.5 <0.01‡∞
UDI-6 57.5 ± 38.0 42.0 ± 25.5 0.02‡∞
IIQ-7 32.9 ± 18.2 21.2 ± 11.7 0.038‡∞
  1. OABSS: Overactive Bladder Symptom Score; UDI-6: the short forms of Urogenital Distress Inventory; IIQ-7: the Incontinence Impact Questionnaire. *McNemar’s test, +Fisher’s exact test, Paired t-test Statistical significance.