• anal
  • The pelvic floor has two hiatuses (gaps): Anteriorly urogenital hiatus through which urethra and vagina pass through and posteriorly rectal hiatus through which anal canal passes. (wikipedia.org)
  • Rectal or colon prolapse occurs when the tissue that lines the rectum falls down into or sticks out of the anal opening. (listentoyourgut.com)
  • However, the surgery can result in scar tissue and adhesions, which can narrow the rectal canal (anal stenosis) and interfere with the rectal and pelvic muscles relaxing during a bowel movement. (listentoyourgut.com)
  • These two problems can then cause difficulty having a bowel movement, or result in hemorrhoids or rectal or anal fissures (tears) from repeated straining. (listentoyourgut.com)
  • From the academic year 1990 to 2001, he was Professor on contract teaching "New techinques of functional evaluation and therapy of the colorectal-anal pathology" as integration of the General Surgery course at the 1st Postgraduate school of Digestive System and Surgical Digestive Endoscopy at the University of Milan directed by Prof. Walter Montorsi and later by Prof. Alberto Peracchia. (wikipedia.org)
  • Lately he directed his interest to colorectal-anal pathologies, after Prof. Walter Montorsi addressed him, and he attended the most important centres of Colorectal Surgery in France. (wikipedia.org)
  • These nerves regulate the sensation and strength of your rectal and anal sphincter muscles. (centralfloridagicenters.com)
  • Sometimes rectal prolapse can result in blood or mucus leaking through the anus or in anal pain or itching. (ehow.co.uk)
  • Surgical treatments may be used to treat the condition, and include retro-rectal levatorplasty, post-anal repair, retro-anal levator plate myorrhaphy. (wikipedia.org)
  • The most common causes are thought to be immediate or delayed damage from childbirth, complications from prior anorectal surgery (especially involving the anal sphincters or hemorrhoidal vascular cushions) and altered bowel habits (e.g., caused by irritable bowel syndrome, Crohn's disease, ulcerative colitis, food intolerance, or constipation with overflow incontinence). (wikipedia.org)
  • The most common factors in the development are thought to be obstetric injury and after effects of anorectal surgery, especially those involving the anal sphincters and hemorrhoidal vascular cushions. (wikipedia.org)
  • In addition, there are colorectal surgeons who have a special interest in anal incontinence and pelvic floor dysfunction related to rectal function. (wikipedia.org)

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  • Colon Rectal
  • Surgical Associates of Palm Beach County / Boca Care (SAPBC) is a multi-specialty surgical group practice with expertise in General, Breast, Vascular, Endovascular, Thoracic, Colon Rectal, and Surgical Oncology. (sapbc.net)
  • Dr. Hadi Najafian, DO is a colon & rectal surgery doctor who practices in Sun City, AZ. (healthgrades.com)
  • perianal
  • Although not exactly the same as rectal discharge, perianal discharge can be misinterpreted as such, given the anatomical proximity. (wikipedia.org)
  • qualifying examination
  • He passed his qualifying examination and became Chief of General Surgery with a 99/100 mark at the Ministry of Health- management of hospitals - effective date 6 July 1988. (wikipedia.org)
  • haemorrhoids
  • Allan A, Samad AJ, Mellon A et al (2006) Prospective randomised study of urgent haemorrhoidectomy compared with non-operative treatment in the management of prolapsed thrombosed internal haemorrhoids. (springer.com)
  • patients
  • Recent advancements in minimally invasive surgical technologies mean that savvy patients have options other than conventional surgery. (cpmc.org)
  • In otherwise healthy elderly patients who have repeated rectal prolapse, surgery is sometimes used to repair physical problems that make prolapse more likely to occur. (listentoyourgut.com)
  • Each member of our team is dedicated to providing individualized, minimally invasive surgery options to diagnose and treat the full range of gynecologic conditions and improve our patients' quality of life. (massgeneral.org)
  • Patients will usually be assessed using a combination of history taking, examination (including pelvic examination and assessment of prolapse using validated systems such as the Pelvic Organ Prolapse Quantification System and assessment of quality of life impact using validated questionnaires, including the assessment of sexual function using Pelvic Organ Prolapse/Incontinence Sexual Questionnaire IUGA- Revised [PISQ-IR]. (wikipedia.org)
  • minimally invasiv
  • San Francisco's California Pacific Medical Center has invested in the latest, most precise technology - the da Vinci Robot Surgical System , an exciting new treatment option in minimally invasive surgery for conditions including Rectal Prolapse or Rectocele. (cpmc.org)
  • When she and her husband moved to Boston for work, Clementina sought care from the Minimally Invasive Surgery Center and not long after became pregnant with her first child. (massgeneral.org)
  • occur
  • It can strike at any time, and with rectal prolapse, the problem can occur because the person has lost the urge to have a bowel movement until it is too late. (ehow.co.uk)
  • sphincter
  • Digital rectal exam- your doctor inserts a gloved and lubricated finger into your rectum to evaluate the strength of your sphincter muscles and to check for any abnormalities in the rectal area. (centralfloridagicenters.com)
  • Prolapse is caused by a weakening of the sphincter muscle or the ligaments that hold the rectum in place. (ehow.co.uk)
  • Mucous discharges can be thought of in three broad categories: Normal physiologically produced mucus Inappropriately expressed physiologically produced mucus (e.g. in the presence of sphincter defects, or lesions preventing normal sphincter closure, allowing seepage or soiling) Mucus produced in pathological quantities (e.g. from a lesion, or generalized coloproctitis or as a result of bacterial overgrowth) A mucous rectal discharge may be blood-streaked. (wikipedia.org)
  • Thoracic
  • Paolo Antonio Boccasanta is an Italian general surgeon, a professor at the University of Milan and a specialist in general, vascular and thoracic surgery. (wikipedia.org)
  • surgeons
  • Our top San Francisco based surgeons are highly trained specialists in robotics surgery, including the use of the da Vinci robot for Rectal Prolapse or Rectocele. (cpmc.org)
  • We have several surgeons qualified to use the da Vinci robot for Rectal Prolapse - reflecting an investment in the best surgical technologies used by some of the best surgeons in San Francisco, in California, and in the United States as a whole. (cpmc.org)
  • Our colon and rectal surgeons treat benign and malignant conditions, perform routine screening examinations and surgically treat problems when necessary. (sapbc.net)
  • Rectocele, by Jennifer Speranza, MD at American Society of Colorectal Surgeons. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery (MIGS) Center at Massachusetts General Hospital brings together nationally recognized surgeons from every gynecologic discipline, including the Mass General Cancer Center . (massgeneral.org)
  • Our fellowship trained surgeons specialize in surgery of the colon and rectum. (chistvincent.com)
  • general surgery
  • In the academic year 2001-2002 he continued teaching at the Postgraduate school of General Surgery and he collaborated with Prof. Alberto Peracchia in his classes for the 2nd and 3rd year residents. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the tutorial activity of the Postgraduate school of General Surgery he developed a practical activity of sustain and improvement in the external surgical wards agreed upon with the school itself. (wikipedia.org)
  • For the academic year 2003-2004 he was reconfirmed with the same functions by Prof. Emilio Trabucchi, the new Director of the Postgraduate school of General Surgery. (wikipedia.org)
  • muscles
  • It is extremely important for you to know that the running is making the rectocele worse (and may have even caused it to get to the degree it is), despite feeling that running strengthens these muscles, what it actually does in cause structural damage to support tissues from the repetetive downward pounding to all the internal organs/tissues. (medhelp.org)
  • Following colon prolapse, you may experience pain in the muscles surrounding the rectum - the levator ani muscles. (listentoyourgut.com)
  • If you have an electric heater, turn it on and kneel in front of it in the "hemorrhoid position'" - down on your knees and elbows with your head down and your bum in the air - so the heat can warm the rectal muscles. (listentoyourgut.com)
  • Straining or hard stools can tear your rectum (causing rectal fissures) and strain your pelvic muscles. (listentoyourgut.com)
  • Surgery to correct the rectocele may involve the reattachment of the muscles that previously supported the pelvic floor. (wikipedia.org)