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Is rectal prolapse fixed if you can push it back inside?
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Dr. David Stein
Surgery - Colorectal
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In brief: Nope!
Pushing it back inside s called reduction of the prolapse.
Fixation is required surgically. The natural history of prolapse is that it falls back out. Most prolapsing tissue is actually hemorrhoidal. See your doctor to make sure you have the right diagnosis.

In brief: Nope!
Pushing it back inside s called reduction of the prolapse.
Fixation is required surgically. The natural history of prolapse is that it falls back out. Most prolapsing tissue is actually hemorrhoidal. See your doctor to make sure you have the right diagnosis.
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