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Rectocele

Known as: RECTOVAGINAL HERNIA, Proctoceles, Rectocele [Disease/Finding] 
Herniation of the RECTUM into the VAGINA.
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
OBJECTIVE This study was undertaken to compare outcomes of 3 different rectocele repair techniques. STUDY DESIGN One hundred… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
OBJECTIVES Posterior compartment descent may encompass perineal hypermobility, isolated enterocele or a 'true' rectocele due to a… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
PURPOSEThis study was designed to compare outcomes of transanal and vaginal techniques for rectocele repair.METHODSThirty females… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to describe the prevalence of and correlates for pelvic organ prolapse. STUDY DESIGN… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
OBJECTIVE Our aim was to evaluate the efficacy of polyglactin 910 mesh in preventing recurrent cystoceles and rectoceles. STUDY… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
OBJECTIVE This study was undertaken to define posterior compartment structural anatomy relevant to rectocele. STUDY DESIGN… 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
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Using the descriptions of Uhlenhuth, and Milley and Nichols, we have been able to identify a sheet of strong connective-type… Expand
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Using the descriptions of Uhlenhuth, and Milley and Nichols, we have been able to identify a sheet of strong connective-type… Expand
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Highly Cited
1948
Highly Cited
1948
  • Arnold H. Kegel
  • American journal of obstetrics and gynecology
  • 1948
  • Corpus ID: 29810895
Abstract The passage of the fetal head through the vagina during delivery is invariably attended by muscle injury. Excessive… Expand
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