Mesh vs. Hysterectomy

Sometimes Both Options Are Equally Good

According to new data from a nationwide consortium involving researchers at Magee-Womens Research Institute and patients at UPMC Magee-Womens Hospital, women had comparable clinical outcomes three years after pelvic organ prolapse surgery—regardless of whether the surgeon used mesh to suspend the uterus or removed the uterus entirely.

The results of this randomized, blinded clinical trial have been published in JAMA