A female asked:
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?
2 doctor answers
Dr. Harold Fields answered
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
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