Genomes and Genes
Summary: 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.
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- Rectal prolapse: which surgical option is appropriate?T H K Schiedeck
Department of Surgery, University Clinic of Schleswig Holstein, Campus Lubeck, Ratzeburger Allee 160, 23538, Lubeck, Germany
Langenbecks Arch Surg 390:8-14. 2005Numerous surgical procedures have been suggested to treat rectal prolapse. In elderly and high-risk patients, perineal approaches such as Delorme's procedure and perineal rectosigmoidectomy (Altemeier's procedure) have been preferred, ..
- Laparotomic vs. laparoscopic rectopexy in complete rectal prolapseP Boccasanta
Department of General and Oncologic Surgery, University of Milan, Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, IRCCS, Milan, Italy
Dig Surg 16:415-9. 1999The aim of this study was to compare the functional and clinical results of laparotomic and laparoscopic rectopexy in 2 homogeneous groups of patients with complete rectal prolapse and fecal incontinence.
- Submucosal rectal lipoma presenting as rectal prolapseJ C Evans
Department of Radiology, Royal Liverpool University Hospital NHS Trust, Liverpool, U K
Clin Radiol 57:523-5. 2002
- Long-term outcome after laparoscopic and open surgery for rectal prolapse: a case-control studyY Kariv
Department of Colorectal Surgery, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH, USA
Surg Endosc 20:35-42. 2006Laparoscopic repair (LR) of rectal prolapse is potentially associated with earlier recovery and lower perioperative morbidity, as compared with open transabdominal repair (OR)...
- [Case management of pelvic floor disorders]Richard Villet
Chirurgie viscérale, gynécologie, Groupe hospitalier des Diaconesses, 18, rue Sergent Bauchat, 75012 Paris
Bull Acad Natl Med 189:1541-58; discussion 1558-60. 2005..The choice of treatment always depends on the patient's age, anatomical defects and functional disorders, and the surgeon's expertise..
- Rectal prolapse, rectal intussusception, rectocele, and solitary rectal ulcer syndromeR J Felt-Bersma
Department of Gastroenterology, University Hospital Rotterdam Dijkzigt, The Netherlands
Gastroenterol Clin North Am 30:199-222. 2001b>Rectal prolapse can be diagnosed easily by having the patient strain as if to defecate. A laparoscopic rectopexy should be recommended...
- Long-term follow-up of the modified Delorme procedure for rectal prolapseBrian P Watkins
Department of General and Vascular Surgery, Gundersen Lutheran Medical Center, LaCrosse, WI 54601, USA
Arch Surg 138:498-502; discussion 502-3. 2003The modified Delorme operation is a safe, effective, and durable treatment for complete rectal prolapse.
- How accurate are published recurrence rates after rectal prolapse surgery? A meta-analysis of individual patient dataGiuseppe DiGiuro
Department of Research and Development, Forde Health System, Forde, Norway 6807
Am J Surg 191:773-8. 2006The literature shows wide variations of recurrence rates (RRs) after abdominal surgery for rectal prolapse. The aim of this meta-analysis was to evaluate the accuracy of published RRs.
- Surgical management of rectal prolapseEric L Marderstein
Division of Colorectal Surgery and Department of Surgery, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Cleveland, OH 44106 5047, USA
Nat Clin Pract Gastroenterol Hepatol 4:552-61. 2007This article reviews the pathogenesis, clinical presentation and surgical management of rectal prolapse. Full-thickness prolapse of the rectum causes significant discomfort because of the sensation of the prolapse itself, the mucus that ..
- Complications after rectal prolapse surgery: does approach matter?Marcia McGory Russell
Department of Colon and Rectal Surgery, Lahey Clinic, Burlington, MA, USA
Dis Colon Rectum 55:450-8. 2012Data comparing surgical outcomes following abdominal and transperineal approaches for rectal prolapse are limited.
- Long-term results of Delorme's procedure and Orr-Loygue rectopexy to treat complete rectal prolapseFrederic Marchal
Department of Surgery, Centre Alexis Vautrin, Vandoeuvre les Nancy, France
Dis Colon Rectum 48:1785-90. 2005The aim of this study was to assess long-term outcome of Orr-Loygue rectopexy and Delorme's procedures in total rectal prolapse management.
- Gasterophilosis: a major cause of rectal prolapse in working donkeys in EthiopiaAdako Mulugeta Getachew
Donkey Health and Welfare Project, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Addis Ababa University, P O Box 34, Debre Zeit, Ethiopia
Trop Anim Health Prod 44:757-62. 2012A retrospective study was conducted to investigate the cause of rectal prolapse in working donkeys in Ethiopia...
- Rectal hyposensitivity is uncommon and unlikely to be the central cause of obstructed defecation in patients with high-grade internal rectal prolapseN A Wijffels
Oxford Pelvic Floor Centre, Surgery and Diagnostics, Churchill Hospital, Oxford, UK
Neurogastroenterol Motil 23:151-4, e30. 2011There are several causes of obstructed defecation one of which is thought to be internal rectal prolapse. Operations directed at internal prolapse, such as laparoscopic ventral rectopexy, may improve obstructed defecation symptoms ..
- Tailored surgery for internal and external rectal prolapse: functional results of 268 patients operated upon by a single surgeon over a 21-year period*M Pescatori
Coloproctology Unit, Ars Medica and Villa Flaminia Hospital, Rome, Italy
Colorectal Dis 11:410-9. 2009Many procedures are used to treat internal (IRP) and external rectal prolapse (ERP). We report the outcome of surgery tailored in accordance with an evolving Unit algorithm over a 21-year period.
- [Surgical treatment of rectal prolapse]Ilmo Kellokumpu
Keski Suomen keskussairaala, Keskussairaaalantie 19, 40620 Jyvaskyla
Duodecim 125:207-14. 2009The aim of surgical treatment is to anatomically restore rectal prolapse and functionally remedy fecal incontinence and disorder of rectal emptying...
- Early outcomes of laparoscopic procedures performed on military personnel with total rectal prolapse and follow-upSezai Demirbas
Department of General Surgery, GATA Haydarpasa Teaching Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey
Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 14:194-200. 2004Total rectal prolapse is a disorder frequently associated with constipation and anal incontinence...
- The Delorme repair for full-thickness rectal prolapse: a retrospective reviewMichael Lieberth
St Vincent Department of Colon and Rectal Surgery, Erie, PA 16508, USA
Am J Surg 197:418-23. 2009The purpose of this study was to assess our colorectal surgical training program experience with the Delorme procedure for complete rectal prolapse.
- Surgery for rectal prolapse: Orr-Loygue ventral rectopexy with limited dissection prevents postoperative-induced constipation without increasing recurrenceGuillaume Portier
Digestive Surgery Unit, Pr Lazorthes, CHU Purpan, Toulouse, France
Dis Colon Rectum 49:1136-40. 2006Abdominal rectopexy is the preferred surgical technique for the treatment of total rectal prolapse. In many reported series, its results are impaired by induced constipation...
- Rectal prolapse, rectal intussusception, rectocele, solitary rectal ulcer syndrome, and enteroceleRichelle J F Felt-Bersma
Department of Gastroenterology, University Hospital Vrije Universiteit, PO Box 7057, 1007 MB Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Gastroenterol Clin North Am 37:645-68, ix. 2008b>Rectal prolapse is best diagnosed by physical examination and by having the patient strain as if to defecate; a laparoscopic rectopexy is the preferred treatment approach...
- Rectal prolapse and cap polyposis: the missing linkFady Daniel
Dis Colon Rectum 48:874-5; author reply 875. 2005
- Complete rectal prolapse in young patients: psychiatric disease a risk factor of poor outcomeC Marceau
Department of General and Digestive Surgery, Hopital Saint Antoine, Assistance Publique Hopitaux de Paris, Universite Pierre et Marie Curie Paris VI, Paris, France
Colorectal Dis 7:360-5. 2005Complete rectal prolapse is rare before the age of 50. The aim of our study was to identify the risk factors of total rectal prolapse before this age and to determine the surgical outcome in this specific group of patients.
- Laparoscopic ventral rectopexy for external rectal prolapse improves constipation and avoids de novo constipationP Boons
Pelvic Floor Service, Department of Colorectal Surgery, John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, UK
Colorectal Dis 12:526-32. 2010Abdominal rectopexy is ideal for otherwise healthy patients with rectal prolapse because of low recurrence, yet after posterior rectopexy, half of the patients complain of severe constipation...
- The pathophysiology of pelvic floor disorders: evidence from a histomorphologic study of the perineum and a mouse model of rectal prolapseR Yiou
Faculté de Médecine de Créteil, CHU Henri Mondor, France
J Anat 199:599-607. 2001..in urokinase-type plasminogen activator (uPA-/-) that was previously reported to develop a high incidence of rectal prolapse. We could clearly identify the iliococcygeus (ILC) and pubococcygeus (PC) muscles and anal (SPA) and urethral ..
- Focus on abdominal rectopexy for full-thickness rectal prolapse: meta-analysis of literatureF Cadeddu
Department of Surgery, University Hospital Tor Vergata, Viale Oxford 81, 00133, Rome, Italy
Tech Coloproctol 16:37-53. 2012Laparoscopic rectopexy to treat full-thickness rectal prolapse has proven short-term benefits, but there are few long-term follow-up and functional outcome data available...
- Functional outcome after perineal stapled prolapse resection for external rectal prolapseFranc H Hetzer
Department of Surgery, Cantonal Hospital, St Gallen, Switzerland
BMC Surg 10:9. 2010A new surgical technique, the Perineal Stapled Prolapse resection (PSP) for external rectal prolapse was introduced in a feasibility study in 2008...
- Cauterization-plication operation in the treatment of complete rectal prolapseO El-Sibai
Department of Surgery, Faculty of Medicine, Menoufia University, Shebin El Kom, Egypt
Tech Coloproctol 6:51-4; discussion 54. 2002The current communication presents a simple technique for treatment of complete rectal prolapse (CRP). The study included 28 patients presenting with CRP (mean age, 36.4 years; 4 children 2-12 years; 17 female and 11 males)...
- Haemorrhoids, rectal prolapse, anal fissure, peri-anal fistulae and sexually transmitted diseasesRichelle J F Felt-Bersma
Department of Gastroenterology, University Hospital Vrije Universiteit, P O Box 7057, 1007 MB Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Best Pract Res Clin Gastroenterol 23:575-92. 2009Anorectal disorders like haemorrhoids, rectal prolapse, anal fissures, peri-anal fistulae and sexually transmitted diseases are bothersome benign conditions that warrant special attention...
- Recurrence and functional results after open versus conventional laparoscopic versus robot-assisted laparoscopic rectopexy for rectal prolapse: a case-control studyDominique E N M de Hoog
Department of Surgery, Maastricht University Hospital, PO Box 5800, 6202 AZ, Maastricht, The Netherlands
Int J Colorectal Dis 24:1201-6. 2009..A case-control study was performed to study recurrence after the three operative techniques used for rectal procidentia. The secondary aim of this study was to examine the differences in functional results between the three techniques...
- [Impact of rectal prolapse and rectocele on TVT results]Marouane Ben Amna
Service d Urologie, Hopital Charles Nicolle, 1, rue de Germont, 76031 Rouen
Prog Urol 13:453-8. 2003..The objective of this study was to evaluate the influence of this combination on the quality of postoperative voiding and urinary continence...
- Clinical and functional outcome of laparoscopic posterior rectopexy (Wells) for full-thickness rectal prolapse. A prospective studyJean Louis Dulucq
Department of Abdominal Surgery, Maison de Santé Protestante, Bagatelle Hospital, Route de Toulouse 203, 33401, Talence Bordeaux, France
Surg Endosc 21:2226-30. 2007..The aim of this prospective study was to assess the clinical and functional outcome of laparoscopic Wells procedure for full-thickness rectal prolapse.
- Robot-assisted vs. conventional laparoscopic rectopexy for rectal prolapse: a comparative study on costs and timeJeroen Heemskerk
Department of Surgery, Maastricht University Hospital, Maastricht, The Netherlands
Dis Colon Rectum 50:1825-30. 2007Laparoscopic rectopexy has become one of the most advocated treatments for full-thickness rectal prolapse, offering good functional results compared with open surgery and resulting in less postoperative pain and faster convalescence...
- Delorme's procedure for rectal prolapse: clinical and physiological analysisAkira Tsunoda
Second Department of Surgery, School of Medicine, Showa University, Tokyo, Japan
Dis Colon Rectum 46:1260-5. 2003Clinical and physiological results of Delorme's procedure were assessed retrospectively in patients undergoing this procedure for rectal prolapse.
- Laparoscopically-assisted resection rectopexy for rectal prolapse: ten years' experienceLuai H S Ashari
Department of Surgery, Colorectal Unit, Royal Brisbane Hospital, Brisbane, Australia
Dis Colon Rectum 48:982-7. 2005This study has been undertaken to audit a single-center experience with laparoscopically-assisted resection rectopexy for full-thickness rectal prolapse. The clinical outcomes and long-term results were evaluated.
- Systematic review on the procedure for prolapse and hemorrhoids (stapled hemorrhoidopexy)Joe J Tjandra
Department of Colorectal Surgery, Royal Melbourne Hospital and Epworth Hospitals, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
Dis Colon Rectum 50:878-92. 2007..This is a systematic review on stapled hemorrhoidopexy of all randomized, controlled trials that have been published until August 2006...
- Transanal resection of a colonic lipoma, mimicking rectal prolapseArgyrios Tzilinis
Department of Surgery, Mercy Catholic Medical Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Curr Surg 60:313-4. 2003Colonic lipomas are benign tumors usually asymptomatic. Occasionally, they may cause symptoms such as bleeding, intussusception, obstruction, or rectal prolapse.
- A comparison of open vs. laparoscopic abdominal rectopexy for full-thickness rectal prolapse: a meta-analysisSanjay Purkayastha
Department of Surgical Oncology and Technology, Imperial College, London, St Mary s Hospital, London, United Kingdom
Dis Colon Rectum 48:1930-40. 2005Using meta-analytical techniques, this study was designed to compare open and laparoscopic abdominal procedures used to treat full-thickness rectal prolapse in adults.
- Long-term outcome of Altemeier's procedure for rectal prolapseDonato F Altomare
Department of Emergency and Organ Transplantation, University of Bari, Bari, Italy
Dis Colon Rectum 52:698-703. 2009..Altemeier's procedure is infrequently applied in European countries and because of the small number of patients treated in each center, its long-term reliability is uncertain...
- Pelvic organ prolapse and urinary incontinence in women with surgically managed rectal prolapse: a population-based case-control studyD Altman
Division of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Pelvic Floor Center, Stockholm, Sweden
Dis Colon Rectum 49:28-35. 2006This study aimed to investigate the prevalence of genital prolapse surgery and urinary incontinence in female patients operated on for rectal prolapse compared with a matched control group without rectal prolapse.
- Mucosal plication (Gant-Miwa procedure) with anal encircling for rectal prolapse--a review of the Japanese experienceTetsuo Yamana
Department of Proctology, Social Health Insurance Hospital, 3 22 1 Hakunincho Shinjuku ku, Tokyo 169 0073, Japan
Dis Colon Rectum 46:S94-9. 2003Although mucosal plication for rectal prolapse, known as the Gant-Miwa procedure, is described in some English textbooks, it has been infrequently performed in the West...
- Randomised controlled trial between stapled circumferential mucosectomy and conventional circular hemorrhoidectomy in advanced hemorrhoids with external mucosal prolapseP Boccasanta
Department of General and Oncological Surgery, Milano, Italy
Am J Surg 182:64-8. 2001....
- Laparoscopic suture rectopexy for rectal prolapse in a 22-month-old childAmulya K Saxena
Pediatric Surgical University Clinic, Munster, Germany
Surg Laparosc Endosc Percutan Tech 14:33-4. 2004..There was no blood loss, and the procedure was completed without complication. The child was followed up for a period of 24 months with good results...
- Prolapse of the rectum, long-term results of surgical treatmentAnders T Hoel
Department of Surgery, Haukeland University Hospital, 5021, Bergen, Norway
Int J Colorectal Dis 24:201-7. 2009..This study evaluates patency and functional results of abdominal and perineal treatment approaches to prolapse of the rectum...
- Complications and recurrence after excision of rectal internal mucosal prolapse for obstructed defaecationM Pescatori
Coloproctology Unit, Villa Flaminia Hospital, Rome, Italy
Int J Colorectal Dis 21:160-5. 2006..The objective of this retrospective study was to assess both clinical and functional outcome after this procedure alone for patients presenting with evacuatory difficulty...
- Robotic-assisted pelvic organ prolapse surgeryA Ayav
Department of Digestive Surgery, University Hospital of Nancy Brabois, 54511 Vandoeuvre les Nancy, France
Surg Endosc 19:1200-3. 2005..This study describes technical aspect and short-term results of pelvic organ prolapse surgery using the da Vinci robotic system...
- Economic impact of laparoscopic versus open abdominal rectopexyG Salkeld
Surgical Outcomes Research Centre SOURCE, University of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Br J Surg 91:1188-91. 2004..The aim of this study was to compare the cost effectiveness of laparoscopic rectopexy with that of open abdominal rectopexy for full-thickness rectal prolapse.
- Laparoscopic mesh rectopexy for complete rectal prolapse in children: a new simplified techniqueRafik Shalaby
General Surgery Department, Al Azhar University, Cairo, Egypt
Pediatr Surg Int 26:807-13. 2010b>Rectal prolapse in children without underlying conditions is usually a self-limiting problem and requires no surgical treatment...
- Sacral nerve stimulation for fecal incontinence following surgery for rectal prolapse repair: a multicenter studyMichael E D Jarrett
Physiology Unit, St Mark s Hospital, London, England
Dis Colon Rectum 48:1243-8. 2005A proportion of patients have fecal incontinence secondary to a full-thickness rectal prolapse that fails to resolve following prolapse repair...
- [Stapled hemorrhoidopexy in the treatment of hemorroidal prolapse]G Conzo
IV Divisione di Chirurgia Generale e di Endocrinochirurgia, Facolta di Medicina e Chirurgia, Seconda Universita degli Studi di Napoli
Ann Ital Chir 75:655-9; discussion 659-60. 2004..In case of rectal prolapse associated to external fibrous hemorroids, a combined surgical treatment is requested in order to achieve ..
- Long-term outcome of laparoscopic ventral rectopexy for total rectal prolapseA D'Hoore
Department of Abdominal Surgery, University Clinics Gasthuisberg, Leuven, Belgium
Br J Surg 91:1500-5. 2004Postoperative constipation is a common problem with most mesh suspension techniques used to correct rectal prolapse. Autonomic denervation of the rectum subsequent to its complete mobilization has been suggested as a contributory factor...
- Surgical management of rectal prolapseThandinkosi E Madiba
Department of Surgery, University of KwaZulu Natal, Durban, South Africa
Arch Surg 140:63-73. 2005The problem of complete rectal prolapse is formidable, with no clear predominant treatment of choice...
- Rectal prolapse following posterior sagittal anorectoplasty for anorectal malformationsAvraham Belizon
North Shore Long Island Jewish Medical Center, Schneider Children s Hospital, New Hyde Park, NY 11040, USA
J Pediatr Surg 40:192-6. 2005b>Rectal prolapse is a known postoperative problem in children with anorectal malformations...
- Laparoscopic resection rectopexy for rectal prolapseHermann Kessler
Department of Surgery, University of Erlangen Nurnberg, Germany
Dis Colon Rectum 48:1800-1. 2005..The laparoscopic approach in suture rectopexy with sigmoid resection is appealing as surgery is mainly confined to the pelvis...
- Decision-making algorithm for the STARR procedure in obstructed defecation syndrome: position statement of the group of STARR PioneersOliver Schwandner
Department of Surgery, Caritas Krankenhaus St Josef, Regensburg, Germany
Surg Innov 15:105-9. 2008Internal rectal prolapse (rectal intussusception) and rectocele are frequent clinical findings in patients suffering from refractory constipation that may be best characterized as obstructive defecation syndrome...
- Postoperative complications after procedure for prolapsed hemorrhoids (PPH) and stapled transanal rectal resection (STARR) proceduresM Pescatori
Coloproctology Unit, Ars Medica Hospital, Rome, Italy
Tech Coloproctol 12:7-19. 2008..However, if performed in selected cases by skilled specialists aware of the risks and associated diseases, some complications may be prevented...
- Resection rectopexy for external rectal prolapse reduces constipation and anal incontinenceE Johnson
Department of Gastroenterological Surgery, Ulleval University Hospital, Oslo, Norway
Scand J Surg 96:56-61. 2007The main aim was to examine constipation and anal incontinence in patients before and after resection for external rectal prolapse.
- Stapled transanal rectal resection (STARR) to reverse the anatomic disorders of pelvic floor dyssynergiaGeorge Pechlivanides
1st Department of General Surgery, Athens Naval Hospital, Athens, Greece
World J Surg 31:1329-35. 2007..Additional biofeedback treatment is usually necessary for further functional improvement. Failure may be the result of other coexisting anatomic and functional abnormalities of the pelvic floor...
- Stapled transanal rectal resection for outlet obstruction syndrome: results and follow-upMarco Frascio
Department of Surgery, University of Genoa, Di C M I, Largo Rosanna Benzi 8, Genoa 16132, Italy
World J Surg 32:1110-5. 2008..The objective of the present study was to assess safety, effectiveness, and long-term outcomes of stapled transanal rectal resection (STARR) for the cure of outlet obstruction syndrome (OOS)...
- Long-term functional outcomes after laparoscopic and open rectopexy for the treatment of rectal prolapseChristopher M Byrne
Department of Colorectal Surgery, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Sydney, Australia
Dis Colon Rectum 51:1597-604. 2008Laparoscopic rectopexy to treat full-thickness rectal prolapse has proven short-term benefits, but there is little long-term follow-up and functional outcome data available.
- A prospective evaluation of occult disorders in obstructed defecation using the 'iceberg diagram'M Pescatori
Coloproctology Units, Villa Flaminia, Rome, Italy
Colorectal Dis 8:785-9. 2006..The aim of this study was to evaluate occult disorders in order to alert the clinician of these and minimize failures...
- Laparoscopic ventral recto(colpo)pexy for rectal prolapse: surgical technique and outcome for 109 patientsA D'Hoore
Department of Abdominal Surgery, University Hospital Gasthuisberg Herestraat 49, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
Surg Endosc 20:1919-23. 2006The authors propose a new laparoscopic technique for correction of rectal prolapse. The unique feature of this technique is that it avoids any posterolateral dissection of the rectum...
- Stapled transanal rectal resection versus stapled anopexy in the cure of hemorrhoids associated with rectal prolapse. A randomized controlled trialPaolo Boccasanta
Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Mangiagalli e Regina Elena, IRCCS Foundation, Milan, 1st Department of General Surgery, University of Milan, Via F Sforza 35, 20122, Milan, Italy
Int J Colorectal Dis 22:245-51. 2007..The stapled transanal rectal resection (STARR) was demonstrated to successfully cure the association of rectal prolapse and rectocele by using two staplers...
- Rectal prolapseStavros Gourgiotis
Clinical Attachment in Division of General Surgery and Oncology, Royal Liverpool University Hospital, 21 Millersdale Road, Mossley Hill, L18 5HG, Liverpool, UK
Int J Colorectal Dis 22:231-43. 2007b>Rectal prolapse, or procidentia, is defined as a protrusion of the rectum beyond the anus. It commonly occurs at the extremes of age...
- Laparoscopic suture rectopexy in the treatment of persisting rectal prolapse in children: a preliminary reportA Koivusalo
Hospital for Children and Adolescents, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, 000290, Finland
Surg Endosc 20:960-3. 2006The repair of choice for persistent rectal prolapse (PRP) in children is disputed. Laparoscopic suture rectopexy (LSRP) is effective in adults, but its usefulness in pediatric PRP is unknown...
- Prosthetic rectopexy to the pelvic floor and sigmoidectomy for rectal prolapseJ P Lechaux
Service de Chirurgie Digestive, Hopital des Diaconesses, 18 rue du Sergent Bauchat, 75012, Paris, France
Am J Surg 182:465-9. 2001Full thickness rectal prolapse in young adults with normal pelvic floor is a disease in which the rectum is exceedingly long and mobile...
- Perineal stapled prolapse resection: a new procedure for external rectal prolapseRoland Scherer
Center for Colorectal and Pelvic Floor Surgery, Waldfriede Hospital, Berlin, Germany
Dis Colon Rectum 51:1727-30. 2008A perineal approach to treating rectal prolapse is ideal for frail patients. Recently, internal rectal redundancy has been successfully treated with transanal resection using the Contour Transtar stapler...
- Closed rectopexy with transanal resection for complete rectal prolapse in adultsAhmed E Lasheen
General Surgery Department, Faculty of Medicine, Zagazig University, Sharkia, Egypt
J Gastrointest Surg 9:980-4. 2005Many techniques have been described for repair of complete rectal prolapse in adults. The results of abdominal approaches are superior to those of perineal approaches, but they carry the risks of major abdominal surgery...
- STARR with Contour Transtar: prospective multicentre European studyL Lenisa
Department of Surgery, Casa di Cura San Pio X, Milan, Italy
Colorectal Dis 11:821-7. 2009..A new device has been recently developed, the Contour Transtar stapler, in order to improve the safety and effectiveness of the STARR technique. The study has been designed to confirm this declaration...
- Stapled transanal rectal resection in solitary rectal ulcer associated with prolapse of the rectum: a prospective studyPaolo Boccasanta
1st Department of General Surgery, Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Mangiagalli e Regina Elena, IRCCS Foundation, Milan, and the University of Milan, Milan, Italy
Dis Colon Rectum 51:348-54. 2008At present, none of the conventional surgical treatments of solitary rectal ulcer associated with internal rectal prolapse seems to be satisfactory because of the high incidence of recurrence...
- Functional results two years after laparoscopic rectopexyS Benoist
Academic Surgical Unit, St. Mary' Hospital Medical School, Praed St, W2 1NY, London, England, UK
Am J Surg 182:168-73. 2001BACKGROUND: Rectopexy is one of the accepted treatment options for full-thickness rectal prolapse, but the details of the technique remain controversial...
- Rectal prolapse: a search for the "best" operationK Azimuddin
Department of Surgery, Lehigh Valley Hospital, Allentown, Pennsylvania, USA
Am Surg 67:622-7. 2001There is a lack of consensus regarding the optimal operative treatment for full-thickness rectal prolapse. We describe our experience in the management of procidentia and evaluate our current practice for improvement of results...
- Rectal perforation, retropneumoperitoneum, and pneumomediastinum after stapling procedure for prolapsed hemorrhoids: report of a case and subsequent considerationsValter Ripetti
Department of Digestive Disease, Libera Università Campus Bio Medico, Rome, Italy
Dis Colon Rectum 45:268-70. 2002..Our experience, taken together with some other cases previously published of severe complications after such an operation, suggests caution in the use of this new technique for the treatment of a benign disease...
- Perineal rectosigmoidectomy (Altemeier's procedure): a review of physiology, technique and outcomeA P Zbar
Department of Medicine and Clinical Research, Queen Elisabeth Hospital, University of West Indies, Martindales Road, St Michael, Barbados
Tech Coloproctol 6:109-16. 2002Perineal rectosigmoidectomy (Altemeier's procedure), as used for the surgical treatment of full-thickness rectal prolapse, has a long history...
- Functional results after laparoscopic rectopexy for rectal prolapseT T Zittel
Department of General Surgery, University Hospital, Tubingen, Germany
J Gastrointest Surg 4:632-41. 2000We investigated the functional results after laparoscopic rectopexy for rectal prolapse in 29 patients at least 12 months postoperatively...
- Clinically based management of rectal prolapseK M Madbouly
Department of Colorectal Surgery and the Minimally Invasive Surgery Center, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, 9500 Euclid Ave, Desk A 111, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
Surg Endosc 17:99-103. 2003Laparoscopic repair of rectal prolapse offers the potential of lower recurrence rates for transabdominal repair coupled with the advantages of minimally invasive colorectal surgery...
- Laparoscopic treatment of rectal prolapse: experience gained in a prospective multicenter studyJ Rose
Department of Surgery and Center for Minimally Invasive Surgery, Hanover Hospital, Roesebeckstrasse 15 Siloah, 30449 Hanover, Germany
Langenbecks Arch Surg 387:130-7. 2002..for Laparoscopic Colorectal Surgery on patients undergoing laparoscopic or laparoscopic-assisted surgery for rectal prolapse. The study investigated the safety of various laparoscopic techniques in terms of perioperative and ..
- Hemorrhoidal stapler prolapsectomy vs. Milligan-Morgan hemorrhoidectomy: a long-term randomized trialA Racalbuto
Department of Surgical Sciences, Organ Transplant and Advanced Technologies, O U General Surgery, Catania University, Catania, Italy
Int J Colorectal Dis 19:239-44. 2004..The notable success of stapled prolapsectomy in recent years led us to compare this technique with Milligan-Morgan hemorrhoidectomy in terms of the results obtained both in the immediate postoperative period and in the long term...
- Anal sphincter tears in patients with rectal prolapse and faecal incontinenceR Woods
Department of Surgery Division of Medical Imaging, Flinders Medical Centre, Bedford Park, South Australia, Australia
Colorectal Dis 5:544-8. 2003Faecal incontinence often persists after surgery for rectal prolapse. Multiple mechanisms have been proposed as responsible, however, anal sphincter integrity has only been studied in a handful of cases...
- Bleeding, incontinence, pain and constipation after STARR transanal double stapling rectotomy for obstructed defecationG Dodi
Coloproctology Unit, University Hospital, Padua, Italy
Tech Coloproctol 7:148-53. 2003..We report the postoperative complications and recurrence of symptoms following this novel operation...
- Outcome of submucosal injection of different sclerosing materials for rectal prolapse in childrenM A Baky Fahmy
Al Galaa Teaching Hospital, 25th July Street, Cairo, Egypt
Pediatr Surg Int 20:353-6. 2004..mainly enterobiasis and amoebiasis, and poor toilet training practices are commonly associated with rectal prolapse in developing countries...
- Robotic assisted rectopexyYaron Munz
Department of Surgical Oncology and Technology, Imperial College School of Science, Technology and Medicine, St Mary s Campus, London, United Kingdom
Am J Surg 187:88-92. 2004..This study describes the surgical technique and preliminary results of our first 6 cases of robotic assisted suture rectopexy...
- Randomized clinical trial of laparoscopic versus open abdominal rectopexy for rectal prolapseM J Solomon
Department of Colorectal Surgery, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Br J Surg 89:35-9. 2002..the objective stress response of laparoscopic and open abdominal rectopexy in patients with full-thickness rectal prolapse. Abdominal rectopexy for patients with rectal prolapse is well suited for a laparoscopic approach as no ..
- The Altemeier repair: outpatient treatment of rectal prolapseM H Kimmins
Department of Surgery, Northwest Hospital, Seattle, Washington, USA
Dis Colon Rectum 44:565-70. 2001PURPOSE: Rectal prolapse typically occurs in elderly patients, who are often poor surgical candidates because of the presence of multiple comorbidities...
- PPH stapled hemorrhoidectomy--a cautionary noteMario Pescatori
Dis Colon Rectum 46:131. 2003
- Open vs. laparoscopic surgery for rectal prolapse: a case-controlled study assessing short-term outcomeMatti V Kairaluoma
Department of Gastroenterological Surgery, Central Hospital of Jyvaskyla, Jyvaskyla, Finland
Dis Colon Rectum 46:353-60. 2003This study was undertaken to evaluate the efficacy and safety of laparoscopic repair for rectal prolapse.
- Injection sclerotherapy of rectal prolapse in children with 15 percent saline solutionM Abes
Department of Pediatric Surgery, Karadeniz Technical University, Faculty of Medicine, Trabzon, Turkey
Eur J Pediatr Surg 14:100-2. 2004A wide variety of sclerosing agents have been used in the treatment of rectal prolapse (RP) in children. We have used 15 % saline solution for the first time in the treatment...
- Early recovery after abdominal rectopexy with multimodal rehabilitationLinda Basse
Unit of Gastroenterology, Surgical Section, University of Copenhagen, Hvidovre University Hospital, Hvidovre, Denmark
Dis Colon Rectum 45:195-9. 2002..The aim of this study was to describe the results after abdominal rectopexy with a multimodal rehabilitation program...
- Management of recurrent rectal prolapse: surgical approach influences outcomeScott R Steele
Department of Colorectal Surgery, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
Dis Colon Rectum 49:440-5. 2006Recurrent rectal prolapse is an unresolved problem and the optimal treatment is debated. This study was designed to review patterns of care and outcomes in a large cohort of patients after surgery for recurrent prolapse.
- Mesh invasion of the rectum: an unusual late complication of rectal prolapse repairErdal Karagulle
Department of General Surgery, Baskent University Faculty of Medicine, Konya, Turkey
Int J Colorectal Dis 21:724-7. 2006Various surgical techniques have been described for repair of rectal prolapse; however, there is no agreement on a standard treatment method. In the Ripstein procedure, the rectum is fixed to the sacrum with a piece of mesh material...
- Laparoscopic rectal prolapse surgery combined with short hospital stay is safe in elderly and debilitated patientsM Carpelan-Holmström
Department of Surgery, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Lapinlahdenkatu 16, 00290 HUS, Helsinki, Finland
Surg Endosc 20:1353-9. 2006We report the results of patients treated from January 2000 to June 2004 for full-thickness rectal prolapse with trans-abdominal surgery in Helsinki.
- Rectal stenosis after procedures for prolapse and hemorrhoids (PPH)--a report from ChinaLiqin Yao
Department of General Surgery, Zhongshan Hospital, Fudan University Medical Center, Shanghai, 200032, People s Republic of China
World J Surg 30:1311-5. 2006..Stenosis of the lower rectum is one of the delayed complications. In order to evaluate this specific problem following PPH, we reviewed our data with special reference to potential predictive factors or stenotic events...
- Rectal prolapse in women with other defects of pelvic floor supportW A Peters
Pacific Gynecology Specialists and the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Washington, Seattle 98104, USA
Am J Obstet Gynecol 184:1488-94; discussion 1494-5. 2001OBJECTIVES: We describe a series of patients with rectal prolapse who had other pelvic floor defects. STUDY DESIGN: Patients with rectal prolapse that we examined between 1990 and 2000 were reviewed...
- New trends in the surgical treatment of outlet obstruction: clinical and functional results of two novel transanal stapled techniques from a randomised controlled trialPaolo Boccasanta
1st Department of General Surgery, Ospedale Maggiore di Milano, I R C C S University of Milan, Milan, Italy
Int J Colorectal Dis 19:359-69. 2004..A randomised trial was undertaken to compare the clinical and functional results of two novel transanal stapled techniques in patients with outlet obstruction syndrome...
- [Fournier gangrene as a rare complication after stapler hemorrhoidectomy. Case report and review of the literature]C Bonner
Koloproktologische Klinik, Kliniken St Antonius, Wuppertal
Chirurg 72:1464-6. 2001..To our knowledge the described case of a lethal outcome after staplerhemorrhoidectomy is the first one reported in literature...
- Recent concepts in fecal incontinenceJ M Douglas
Section of Colon and Rectal Surgery, Washington Hospital Center, 110 Irving Street NW, Suite 3B-31, Washington, DC 20010, USA
Curr Womens Health Rep 1:67-71. 2001..factors include previous vaginal deliveries, pelvic or perineal trauma, previous anorectal surgery, and rectal prolapse. Many physicians lack experience and knowledge related to pelvic floor incontinence disorders, but advancing ..
- The value of posterior levator repair in the treatment of anorectal incontinence due to rectal prolapse--a clinical and manometric studyA Kohler
St Joseph Hospital Laar, Clinic for Colo proctology, Duisburg, Germany
Langenbecks Arch Surg 386:188-92. 2001When treating a complete rectal prolapse, the most important objective is elimination of the prolapse. In addition, restoration of sufficient anorectal continence is extremely important for the patients...
- Incidence of occult rectal prolapse in patients with clinical rectoceles and defecatory dysfunctionJason R Thompson
Department of Gynecologic Surgery, Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, Fla, USA
Am J Obstet Gynecol 187:1494-9; discussion 1499-500. 2002The purpose of this study was to determine the incidence of occult rectal prolapse (rectal intussusception) by defecating proctography in patients with clinical rectoceles and defecatory dysfunction.
- Bowel symptoms 1 year after surgery for prolapse: further analysis of a randomized trial of rectocele repairA Marcus Gustilo-Ashby
Section of Urogynecology and Reconstructive Pelvic Surgery, Division of Surgery, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH, USA
Am J Obstet Gynecol 197:76.e1-5. 2007..The purpose of this study was to analyze change in bowel function and its relationship to vaginal anatomy 1 year after rectocele repair and pelvic reconstruction in a randomized trial of 3 techniques of rectocele repair...
- "Graciloplasty" in treatment of recurrent complete rectal prolapse: case reportS O Khainga
Department of Surgery, College of Health Sciences, University of Nairobi, P O Box 19676 00202, Nairobi, Kenya
East Afr Med J 84:398-400. 2007Gracilis muscle flap was used to treat a seven year old boy with a one year history of recurrent rectal prolapse. Initial perineal surgery in form of Thiersch stitch resulted into failure to control rectal prolapse and damage to anal ..
- [Surgical options in the treatment of rectal prolapse: indications, techniques and results]M Sailer
Klinik fur Chirurgie, Bethesda Allgemeines Krankenhaus Bergedorf, Hamburg
Zentralbl Chir 132:350-7. 2007Two different approaches can be distinguished in the surgical treatment of rectal prolapse, i. e. the transabdominal route and the perineal procedures...
- Preoperative anal manometry predicts continence after perineal proctectomy for rectal prolapseSean C Glasgow
Department of Surgery, Section of Colon and Rectal Surgery, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
Dis Colon Rectum 49:1052-8. 2006This study examines whether preoperative anal manometry and pudendal nerve terminal motor latency predict functional outcome after perineal proctectomy for rectal prolapse.
- [Actual Role of Stapled Transanal Rectal Resection (STARR) for obstructed defecation syndrome]O Schwandner
Klinik für Chirurgie und Beckenbodenzentrum Regensburg, Caritas Krankenhaus St Josef, Regensburg
Zentralbl Chir 133:116-22. 2008Internal rectal prolapse (rectal intussusception) and rectocele are frequent clinical findings in patients suffering from refractory constipation that may be best characterized as "obstructive defecation syndrome" (ODS)...
- The roles of MKP-1 in Gram-negative bacterial sepsis and colitisYusen Liu; Fiscal Year: 2010..mice housed in conventional but not pathogen-free conditions are known to develop colitis associated with rectal prolapse. Conversely, deletion of both MKP-1 and IL-10 caused severe rectal prolapse even in pathogen-free conditions...
- Mid Career Award in Patient Oriented Pelvic Floor ResearchHolly E Richter; Fiscal Year: 2013..in the older woman, rectoceles, defecatory dysfunction, outcomes associated with sphincteroplasty and rectal prolapse surgery...
- Human mitochondrial fatty acid synthaseStuart Smith; Fiscal Year: 2009..Elucidation of the role of the mitFAS system in mitochondrial function may aid in understanding the etiology of these disorders. ..
- STRUCTURE AND SPECIFICITY OF LIPOGENIC ENZYMESStuart Smith; Fiscal Year: 2008..abstract_text> ..