• anus
  • Rectal prolapse is a very disabling disease, and although its etiopathogenesis has not yet been well established, it is frequently associated with other abnormalities, including patulous anus, levator ani muscle diastasis, mesorectum elongation, deep pouch of Douglas, redundant rectosigmoid and increased width of the retrorectal space. (springer.com)
  • Rectal prolapse in elderly patients can cause considerable discomfort causing bleeding, itching, wet anus and tenesm. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Surgery
  • Surgery is the only definite treatment and is preferably performed minimally invasive. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • 7 patients were discharged within 48 h after surgery, while four had a longer hospitalization due to poor general conditions (1) or rectal bleeding (3). (biomedcentral.com)
  • The main focuses of general surgery at the Hospital zum Heiligen Geist include thyroid diseases (goiter), gallbladder diseases (gallstones, inflammation), diseases of the caecum (appendicitis), soft tissue disorders (inflammations, swellings, abscesses), rectal disorders (proctology), diseases of the thorax and lungs (suppuration, collapsed lung). (bookinghealth.com)
  • Abdominal surgery at the Hospital zum Heiligen Geist deals with the surgical treatment of the internals, especially malignancies of the gastrointestinal tract and other internal organs. (bookinghealth.com)
  • 1985
  • Snooks SJ, Henry MM, Swash M (1985) Anorectal incontinence and rectal prolapse: differential assessment of the innervation to puborectalis and external anal sphincter muscles. (springer.com)
  • chances
  • The Clinic of Advanced Biological Medicine in Frankfurt am Main aims to boost the immune system, to maintain and improve the quality of life in case of disease, minimize side effects of toxic treatment, to increase chances for recovery as well as to increase life span through the use of effective treatments. (bookinghealth.com)
  • disorders
  • Preventive measures include treatment of chronic respiratory disorders or constipation, estrogen replacement for menopausal women, weight control, smoking cessation, avoidance of strenuous occupational or recreational stresses to the pelvic support system, and pelvic muscle exercise to strengthen the pelvic diaphragm. (thefreedictionary.com)