Date lodged: 24 July 2018
To ask the Scottish Government how many (a) transobturator mesh tape, (b) prolapse mesh, (c) retropubic mesh tape for incontinence, (d) transobturator mesh tape for incontinence, (e) transvaginal mesh for prolapse, (f) transabdominal mesh for vaginal prolapse and (g) transabdominal mesh for rectal prolapse (rectopexy) procedures have been carried out by each NHS board in each month since June 2014.
Answered by: Jeane Freeman 9 August 2018
Information broken down to the level requested is not held centrally by the Scottish Government. However, the total number of operations for SUI and POP, involving mesh tape inserted transvaginally, are shown in the following table.
Mesh tape insertion for SUI
Transvaginal mesh for POP