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Rectocele: Introduction

Rectocele: Rectal prolapse with protrusion into the vagina. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Rectocele is available below.

Symptoms of Rectocele

Treatments for Rectocele

Home Diagnostic Testing

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Wrongly Diagnosed with Rectocele?

Rectocele: Related Patient Stories

Types of Rectocele

  • First degree rectocele
  • Second degree rectocele
  • Third degree rectocele - protruding outside the vagina
  • more types...»

Causes of Rectocele

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Disease Topics Related To Rectocele

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Rectocele: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Rectocele

Chronic digestive conditions often misdiagnosed: When diagnosing chronic symptoms of the digestive tract, there are a variety of conditions that may be misdiagnosed. The best known, irritable bowel more »

Intestinal bacteria disorder may be hidden cause: One of the lesser known causes of diarrhea is an imbalance of bacterial in the gut, sometimes called intestinal imbalance. The digestive system contains a variety of more »

Antibiotics often causes diarrhea: The use of antibiotics are very likely to cause some level of diarrhea in patients. The reason is that antibiotics kill off not only "bad" bacteria, but can also kill the "good" more »

Food poisoning may actually be an infectious disease: Many people who come down with "stomach symptoms" like diarrhea assume that it's "something I ate" (i.e. more »

Mesenteric adenitis misdiagnosed as appendicitis in children: Because appendicitis is one of the more feared conditions for a child with abdominal pain, it can be over-diagnosed (it can, of course, also fail to be diagnosed with more »

Celiac disease often fails to be diagnosed cause of chronic digestive symptoms: One of the most common chronic digestive conditions is celiac disease, a malabsorption disorder with a variety of symptoms (see symptoms of celiac disease). more »

Chronic digestive diseases hard to diagnose: There is an inherent difficulty in diagnosing the various types of chronic digestive diseases. Some of the better known possibilities are more »

Rectocele: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Rectocele

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Rectocele: Rare Types

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Rectocele: Animations

Research about Rectocele

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Clinical Trials for Rectocele

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Prevention of Rectocele

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Rectocele: Broader Related Topics

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Definitions of Rectocele:

Protrusion or herniation of the rectum into the vagina; can occur if pelvic muscles are weakened by childbirth - (Source - WordNet 2.1)


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