Table 4: Success and failure rates according to the duration of followup.

Duration of followupNo. of patientsObjective cure*Subjective cure*Failure

Up to 1 year6543596
Up to 3 years3320312
Up to 5 years107100
More than 5 years3230

*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.