Fecal and urinary incontinence in primiparous women. Does all of this make any more sense now? And how do they bring it on home for the win? Just like your skin, your vagina changes throughout your life. Open in a separate window. Ultrasound gel 60 mL was placed in the rectum. In the vaginal delivery cohort, H line lengthened more with straining among African-American women than white women, suggesting a greater widening of the levator hiatus among African-American women.
On the midsagittal image, we also obtained the following bony measures
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Pelvimetry by magnetic resonance imaging. Endoanal ultrasound findings and fecal incontinence symptoms in women with and without recognized anal sphincter tears. How can vaginas not vary much in size, for real? Standardized images were obtained at six clinical sites. The transverse diameter of the pelvic inlet was measured at the level of the fovea. The M line is the distance perpendicular from the pubococcygeal line to the same point on the posterior rectal wall.