A 45-year-old member asked:
Rectocele related to inguinal hernia?
1 doctor answer
Dr. David Earle answered
30 years experience in General Surgery
No: Inguinal hernia is a hole in the abdominal wall of the groin, and is unrelated to a rectocele, which is part of a spectrum of pelvic floor muscle weakness. You can have both entities present, but they ate not related. Hope this helps.
Answered on Apr 22, 2019
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