Several different wa
The rx of rectal prolapse
(rp) depends on age, muscle strength, and type of rp.
In aged people, we do a perineal proctoplasty, removing the prolapsing rectum with out opening the abdomen. In younger people we usually resect the redundant sigmoid and /or tack the upper recum to the posterior fascia.
The important thing is to avoid straining and you may avoid surgery at all.