Int J Gynecol Pathol 2021 Jun 9. Epub 2021 Jun 9.
Long School of Medicine, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio (C.S.Z.) Departments of Dermatology & Pathology, San Antonio Military Medical Center (W.E.W.), San Antonio, Texas Department of Dermatology, United States Air Force Academy, Colorado Springs, CO (R.N.M.) The Joint Pathology Center, Silver Spring, Maryland (M.L.S., S.S.).
Performing injections with a bulking agent consisting of nonanimal stabilized hyaluronic acid and dextranomer is a well-tolerated and efficacious treatment for mild to moderate fecal incontinence. Here, we discuss a case of a patient with a history of a bulking procedure for fecal incontinence who presented to the obstetrics/gynecology clinic for evaluation of a new vaginal "cyst," which was excised. Histopathologic examination revealed migrated bulking agent within the excised specimen. Read More