Pelvic Floor Foundation of South Africa
In 2019 the Foundation started a project to address obstetric fistula in rural communities. Currently the worldwide prevalence of fistula is estimated to affect in excess of two million women. Women with an obstetric fistula experience leakage of urine and/or faeces from their vaginal cavity. This leakage results from a hole between the vagina and bladder (vesicovaginal) or vagina and bowel (rectovaginal). An obstetric fistula h...