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Evaluation of Fractional CO2 Laser Treatment Efficacy and Comparison to Vaginal Conjugated Estrogen Cream in Postmenopausal Women with Vulvovaginal Atrophy

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Year: 2019
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Authors Evaluation of Fractional CO2 Laser Treatment Efficacy and Comparison to Vaginal Conjugated Estrogen Cream in Postmenopausal Women with Vulvovaginal Atrophy

  Mahin Najafian - متخصص زنان وزایمان .دپارتمان زنان وزایمان دانشگاه جندی شاپور اهواز.بیمارستان امام خمینی (ره)خوزستان.ایران
  کبری شجاعی - متخصص زنان وزایمان .دپارتمان زنان وزایمان دانشگاه جندی شاپور اهواز.بیمارستان امام خمینی (ره)خوزستان.ایران
  سعادت حاجت زاده - متخصص زنان وزایمان .دپارتمان زنان وزایمان دانشگاه جندی شاپور اهواز.بیمارستان امام خمینی (ره)خوزستان.ایران
  پریوش جلوداریان - متخصص زنان وزایمان .دپارتمان زنان وزایمان دانشگاه جندی شاپور اهواز.بیمارستان امام خمینی (ره)خوزستان.ایران

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Background and Aim : Vulvovaginal atrophy is common and bothersome among postmenopausal women.Hence in this study, the fractional CO2 laser treatment efficacy was compared with vaginal conjugatedestrogen cream in postmenopausal women with vulvovaginal atrophy was assessed.Methods : : In this randomized clinical trial, 130 consecutive postmenopausal women with vulvovaginalatrophy attending to urogynecologic clinic in Imam-Khomeini hospital in Ahvaz in 2015 were enrolled andwere randomly assigned to receive either fractional CO2 laser treatment or vaginal conjugated estrogencream. The improvement of vulvovaginal atrophy symptoms, sexual satisfaction and function werecompared across the groups after 12 weeks.Results : There improvement of vulvovaginal atrophy symptoms, sexual satisfaction, and function were86.2%, 87.7%, and 87.7%, respectively in laser group and 53.8%, 52.3%, and 52.3%, respectively inprimarin group showing statistically significant differences (P=0.0001). There were no side effects.Conclusion : Totally, according to obtained results, it may be concluded that efficacy of fractional CO2laser was higher than vaginal conjugated estrogen cream in postmenopausal women with vulvovaginalatrophy.

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Laser, Vaginal Conjugated Estrogen, Menopause, Vulvovaginal Atrophy

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