A female asked:
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minor herniated l5/s1 & a rectocele causing constipation. miralax helps but bad back pain b4 bowel movements, pain can last days. dont kno who to see. want to get pregnant, afraid my back couldnt take it. time to bite bullet, get rectocele surgery?

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Dr. Harold Fields
61 years experience Family Medicine
Disc: The disc is probably not an issue. You probably need the rectocele repaired to give you some relief and before you get pregnant
Answered on Aug 1, 2017
Dr. Herman Hammerstead
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Neen two consults: Orthopedic spine for back pain (probable herniated disc) and Gen surgeon for the rectocele
Answered on Aug 1, 2017

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