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Table 3 Clinical and fistula characteristics

From: Autologous rectus fascia sling for post-vesicovaginal fistula repair stress incontinence: case series from a Nigerian experience

Variables Patients
1 2 3 4
Type of previous fistula Large (involve bladder neck) Proximal urethral loss Proximal urethral loss Multiple fistula (mid-vaginal, proximal urethra loss)
Number of fistula repairs 1 2 2 1
Degree of scarring Mild None None Mild
Vaginal length (cm) 6.2 9 9 6.5
Previous vaginoplasty Nil Nil Nil Nil
Urethra length 3 3.2 3.2 3.5
Previous incontinence procedure Yes Yes Yes Yes
Outcome Successful Successful *Successful Successful
  1. *Patient had significant post-residual volume after voiding. She practiced self-catheterization for 2 weeks after which voiding normalized