Complications associated with tissue anchor migration after vaginal surgery using the tissue fixation system – a case series


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Dr Michelle Atherton, Consultant Urogynaecologist, King Edward Memorial Hospital for Women, Bagot Road, Subiaco, Perth, WA 6008, Australia. Email:


This case series describes eleven women with serious complications related to migration of tissue anchors after vaginal surgery for uterovaginal prolapse and/or urinary incontinence using the tissue fixation system.