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Can a rectocele be repaired with abdominal laparoscopic rectopexy?

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can a rectocele also be repaired with abdominal laporoscopic rectopexy as well as rectal prolapse???
Posted Tue, 22 May 2012 in X-ray, Lab tests and Scans
Answered by Dr. Rajiv goel 4 hours later

Rectocele is the descent of the rectum and the surrounding tissues and rectal prolapse is also a stage of the rectocele itself.

Abdominal laparoscopic rectopexy is well established treatment and it shall provide you relief from prolapse as well as rectocele.

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