Disease Information for Rectal prolapse

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Clinical Manifestations
Signs & Symptoms
Pain in crotch/perineum
Perineal pain/male
Anorectal pain
Anus Mass
Anus Pain
Bowel/Stool Incontinence
Constipation in Elderly
Hematochezia/Blood per Rectum
Pain on defecation
Problems with defecation
Proctalgia
Rectal Blood/Bleeding in Elderly
Rectal exam/abnormal
Rectal pain Rectalgia
Tenesmus
Tenesmus in Elderly
Painful coitus or dyspareunia
Laboratory Tests
Abnormal Lab Findings (Non Measured)
Fecal Globin Immunochemical Test positive
Diagnostic Test Results
Other Tests & Procedures
Sigmoidoscopy Abnormal
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Rule Outs
Encopresis/childhood
Hemorrhoids
Associated Disease & Complications
Anal Incontinence
Constipation
Dyspareunia
Rectal stenosis/stricture
Ulcer, anal/rectal
Lower GI bleeding
Lower GI Bleeding Elderly
Cystocele
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Class
CLASS/Intestinal/stomach/gut (category)
CLASS/Rectum involvement/disorder (ex)
Process
PROCESS/Structural/anatomic/foreign body (category)
Definition

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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