Table 4 Urodynamic changes before and 6 months after surgery. Data are given as n (%) or mean ± standard deviation.

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

Parameters (cm) Pre-OP (n = 40) Post-OP (n = 40) P values
Qmax (ml/s) 18.0 ± 5.1 17.8 ± 6.4 0.91
RU (ml) 25.6 ± 13.3 13.6 ± 6.8 0.036‡∞
DO 9 (22.5) 4 (10) 0.18*
FS (ml) 164.6 ± 73.9 154.5 ± 64.3 0.23
MCC (ml) 399.6 ± 39.4 393.4 ± 93.4 0.67
Pdet (cmH2O) 29.5 + 19.9 28.0 ± 17.9 0.52
FUL (mm) 27.4 ± 3.4 26.4. ± 3.8 0.16
MUCP (cmH2O) 56.3 ± 26.2 60.1 ± 31.2 0.23
  1. DO: destrusor overactivity; Qmax: maximum flow rate; RU: residual urine; FS: first sensation to void; MCC: maximum cystometric capacity; Pdet: detrusor pressure at peak flow; FUL: functional urethral length; MUCP: maximum urethral closure pressure. *Fisher’s exact test; Paired t-test. Statistical significance.