"Rectal Prolapse" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
Protrusion of the rectal mucous membrane through the anus. There are various degrees: incomplete with no displacement of the anal sphincter muscle; complete with displacement of the anal sphincter muscle; complete with no displacement of the anal sphincter muscle but with herniation of the bowel; and internal complete with rectosigmoid or upper rectum intussusception into the lower rectum.
- Rectal Prolapse
- Prolapse, Rectal
- Prolapses, Rectal
- Rectal Prolapses
- Anus Prolapse
- Anus Prolapses
- Prolapse, Anus
- Prolapses, Anus
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Rectal Prolapse" by people in Profiles.
Wang Y, de Vallière C, Imenez Silva PH, Leonardi I, Gruber S, Gerstgrasser A, Melhem H, Weber A, Leucht K, Wolfram L, Hausmann M, Krieg C, Thomasson K, Boyman O, Frey-Wagner I, Rogler G, Wagner CA. The Proton-activated Receptor GPR4 Modulates Intestinal Inflammation. J Crohns Colitis. 2018 Feb 28; 12(3):355-368.
Lesher AP, Hill JG, Schabel SI, Morgan KA, Hebra A. An unusual pediatric case of chronic constipation and rectosigmoid prolapse diagnosed by video defecography. J Pediatr Surg. 2010 May; 45(5):1050-2.
Swift S, Woodman P, O'Boyle A, Kahn M, Valley M, Bland D, Wang W, Schaffer J. Pelvic Organ Support Study (POSST): the distribution, clinical definition, and epidemiologic condition of pelvic organ support defects. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 2005 Mar; 192(3):795-806.