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Table. 2.

Post-operative complications after transvaginal urethral diverticulectomy and their management

Complications
(Clavien–Dindo classification)
n (%) Complication-free period (mo) Treatment (number of patients)
De novo stress urinary incontinence (Grade IIIa) 5 (10.20) <1 Macroplastique injection (5)
- Cured (1)
- Improved (3)
- Failed (1)
Recurrence
(Grade IIIb)
7 (14.29) 14.14±17.21 (mean) 1. Urethral diverticulectomy (6)
- Cured (5)
- 2nd recurrence (1): 3rd urethral diverticulectomy performed
2. Refused treatment (1)
Mild urethral stricture
(Grade IIIa)
2 (4.08) <1 Urethral dilatation using a Hegar dilator (2)
- Improved (2)
Surgical site infection
(Grade I)
2 (4.08) <1 Intravenous antibiotics (2)
- Cured (2)
Surgical site bleeding
(Grade I)
1 (2.04) <1 Conservative care (1)
- Cured (1)

Total number of patients who underwent transvaginal urethral diverticulectomy: 49.

Urogenit Tract Infect 2022;17:89-95 https://doi.org/10.14777/uti.2022.17.3.89
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