Table 7 Changes in scores of Female Sexual Function Index before and 6 months after LONG surgery. Data are given as mean ± standard deviation.

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

Domains Pre-OP (n = 12) Post-OP (n = 12) P values
Sexual desire 3.2 ± 0.8 3.4 ± 0.3 0.31
Sexual arousal 3.9 ± 0.6 4.0 ± 0.9 0.34
Lubrication 5.7 ± 2.1 5.6 ± 0.3 0.28
Orgasm 5.6 ± 0.4 5.6 ± 0.6 0.17
Satisfaction 5.5 ± 0.8 5.5 ± 0.7 0.17
Dyspareunia 3.7 ± 1.4 5.4 ± 0.6 0.009+
Total scores 27.5 ± 2.5 29.4 ± 2.2 0.037+
  1. Pre-OP, preoperatively; Post-OP, postoperatively; *Paired t-test; +Statistical significance.