Rectal prolapse repair

Definition of Rectal prolapse repair

Rectal prolapse repair is surgery to fix a , in which the rectum (the last part of the colon) protrudes through the anus.

Review

Robert A. Cowles, MD, Assistant Professor of Surgery, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY. Review provided by VeriMed Healthcare Network. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M., Inc. – 5/15/2008

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