Table 2: Success and failure rates according to the compartment repaired.

Compartment repairedNo. of patientsObjective cure*Subjective cure*Failure

Anterior10 (15.4%)682
Posterior16 (24.6%)12151
Both39 (60.0%)25363
Total65 (100%)43596

*Objective cure is defined as POPQ stage <2 at the last followup. Subjective cure refers to women with no symptoms, no bulge beyond the hymen, and happy with the result.