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Rectal Prolapse

Known as: Rectal Prolapses, Procidentia, rectum, Prolapse, Rectal 
Protrusion of the rectal mucous membrane through the anus. There are various degrees: incomplete with no displacement of the anal sphincter muscle… Expand
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Highly Cited
2013
Highly Cited
2013
AIM Rectal prolapse is a profoundly disabling condition, occurring mainly in elderly and parous women. There is no accepted… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
OBJECTIVE Abdominal rectopexy is ideal for otherwise healthy patients with rectal prolapse because of low recurrence, yet after… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
OBJECTIVE Over the last 15 years, posterior rectopexy, which causes rectal autonomic denervation, was discredited for internal… Expand
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Review
2008
Review
2008
Rectal prolapse is a common occurrence in cattle and small ruminants. This article discusses the causes, correction, and… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
The authors propose a new laparoscopic technique for correction of rectal prolapse. The unique feature of this technique is that… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND Postoperative constipation is a common problem with most mesh suspension techniques used to correct rectal prolapse… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
BACKGROUND The objectives of this study were to compare both subjective clinical outcomes and the objective stress response of… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
PURPOSE: Constipation is a common complaint; however, clinical presentation varies with each individual. The aim of this study… Expand
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Highly Cited
1977
Highly Cited
1977
Biopsies of the external anal sphincter, puborectalis, and levator ani muscles have been examined in 24 women and one man with… Expand
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Highly Cited
1959
Highly Cited
1959
  • Charles Wells
  • Proceedings of the Royal Society of Medicine
  • 1959
  • Corpus ID: 37137804
REFERENCES ADAMs, W. M. (1949) Plast. reconstr. Surg., 4, 295. BAMES, H. 0. (1953) Plast. reconstr. Surg., 11, 404. BLAIR, V. P… Expand
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