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The RANZCOG Women’s Health Committee will review this information regularly to ensure it is current and relevant to changing circumstances and clinical care.

On this webpage, you can find information on the following common conditions and treatments:



Endometriosis Hysterectomy
Fibroids Hysteroscopy
Heavy Menstrual Bleeding Laparoscopy
Incontinence of Urine Surgery for Pelvic Organ Prolapse
Infertility Surgery for Stress Incontinence                  
Prolapse of the Pelvic Organs

This information is interactive and contains video clips of a selection of the procedures used in the course of treatment for the conditions above.

For more information on surgery for pelvic organ prolapse and stress incontinence, please also refer to the International Urogynecological Association's (IUGA) patient information brochures:

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