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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)
  • 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)
  • These nerves regulate the sensation and strength of your rectal and anal sphincter muscles. (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)
  • 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)
  • posteriorly
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • muscles
  • At the same time, the surgeon can repair any damaged muscles that caused the prolapse in the first place. (canadiancontinence.ca)
  • 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)
  • Surgery can be performed to repair pelvic floor muscles. (wikipedia.org)
  • 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)
  • 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)
  • 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)