• 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)
  • clinical
  • Brown AJ, Anderson JH, McKee RF, Finlay IG (2004) Strategy for selection of type of operation for rectal prolapse based on clinical criteria. (springer.com)
  • The importance of this definition lies in the different clinical approaches to the treatment of upper and lower vaginal cancer. (medscape.com)
  • patients
  • Thirteen patients had had 21 previous operations for prolapse. (springer.com)
  • The long-term results of polyvinyl alcohol (Ivalon) sponge for rectal prolapse in young patients. (springer.com)
  • Damon H, Henry L, Roman S et al (2003) Influence of rectal prolapse on asymmetry of the anal sphinctere in patients with anal incontinence. (springer.com)
  • Woods R, Voyvodic F, Scholoithe AC et al (2002) Anal sphincter tears in patients with rectal prolapse and incontinence. (springer.com)
  • High-level prospective studies on treatment strategies for RP currently are lacking and, thus, no consensus exist regarding the optimal treatment for patients with RP. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • To determine the optimal minimally invasive surgical treatment for patients with RP. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • Simple prolapse requires no therapy, and most MVP patients have an excellent prognosis and live a normal life. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • You are going to see a lot of patients with rectal bleeding and or pain through out your careers. (slideplayer.com)
  • Your time and interest in this subject will vary and I hope with a bit of encouragement you can feel comfortable enough with proctology to help your patients find the help they need without going through unnecessary tests and wasting their time on treatments that either do not work or are very painful. (slideplayer.com)
  • Success obtained by using circular staplers in the treatment of internal prolapses, associated or not with haemorroids or obstructed defecation, may represent a new method of choice if applied with the appropriate modifications, to the external rectal prolapse, for its speed, simplicity and possibility to be performed under local anesthesia, and even in elderly patients with debilitated conditions. (biomedcentral.com)
  • We have included in our study 11 patients older than 70 years (3 female and 8 male, mean age 76 years - range 71-84) who underwent observation for complete, permanent or after effort, external rectal prolapse. (biomedcentral.com)
  • Before surgical treatment all patients were submitted to a pelvic examination, proctological anoscopy, anorectal manometry and defecography. (biomedcentral.com)
  • The center offers patients the most advanced comprehensive cancer treatment. (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)
  • outcomes
  • Because the 5-year survival rate of treated early stage vaginal cancer is significantly higher than that of vaginal cancer in the advanced stages, early detection is key to improving treatment outcomes. (medscape.com)
  • vaginal
  • Treatment may be nonsurgical (such as use of a vaginal pessary) or surgical, including reconstructive operations, vaginal hysterectomy, and cystocele or rectocele repair. (thefreedictionary.com)