Mini-review: Modern Concept of Pelvic Organ Prolapse


  • Botagoz Aitbayeva Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology №2, NJSC “Astana Medical University”, Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan
  • Serik Iskakov Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology №2, NJSC “Astana Medical University”, Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan
  • Lazat Smailova Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology №2, NJSC “Astana Medical University”, Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan



Pelvic organ prolapse, Surgical treatment approaches, Pelvic floor reconstruction, Conservative treatment options, Modern concept


Symptomatic pelvic organ prolapse (POP) has been increasing in recent years for both developed and developing countries. By 2050, as the adult population grows, the number of women with symptomatic POP will increase by 46%. Due to the increasing number of complications after surgery among women with POP, the current understanding of treatment has become extremely important for researchers and practitioners. There are many novel conservative and surgical treatment approaches under investigation. However, some primary surgical treatments show an approximate 30–50% risk of repeated pelvic floor reconstruction. Therefore, the review aims to summarize several conservative treatment options and identify critical areas of need for future research.


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Aitbayeva B, Iskakov S, Smailova L. Mini-review: Modern Concept of Pelvic Organ Prolapse. Open Access Maced J Med Sci [Internet]. 2022 Mar. 10 [cited 2024 Jun. 17];10(F):201-7. Available from:



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