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Conditions

Prolapsed Rectum

This is just as painful as it sounds unfortunately, and can result in you not being sure if you need to go the toilet or not. A prolapsed rectum is when the rectum is pushed out through the anal opening when gearing up for a number 2. If the condition worsens, the rectum may protrude substantially at all times, which can be incredibly uncomfortable. It is often caused by straining too much when you go the toilet, it can be a side effect of giving birth, or can be a condition you are born with. Whilst doctors are not quite sure what causes it, it usually affects the young and the elderly, but fortunately there are surgical procedures to correct this condition.

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It has already been askeod bk February with no response should I reword it





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I had it a bit before prrgnancy and have tried pile medicatIons and nothing really seemed to do the trick! I have a sweetcorn sized skin coloured lump just outside my hole and when i go to pass a stool everything puffs up and even when i have a wee or crouch with my legs bent everything puffs up and takes about 1 minute to fully go down to its sweetcorn size. It never really hurts or itches but i can't have sex anymore because it makes it puff up D: am willing to pay anything to get rid of it because its making me so low, Thanks





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is there any quick and fast way of solving this problem.. it pains me too much





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I think I have a prolapsed rectum! Dose this cause discomfort while having sex?? As am having lots of discomfort and it's making me want to avoid having sex should I go to the hospital? I need to be fixed please help!!!!!!!





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Hey Doc, I have this small pinkish fleshy thing hanging out of my anus it hurts when I wipe but even more uncomfortable if sit down or lay down or even walk this all started when I was on the toilet but I was constipated what is it and how do I fix it???





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Hi doctor , I had a operation on my intestines ,because I had corded adhesions ,my intestines had a narrowing in it ,near the bowel area . Now after 14years I some times have to remove my poop ,it seams to get stopped by a lose area which has a pocket ,preventing easy poop exit . I am now 63 ,very fit , but when I get this happen sometimes it make me feel , off colour . Please can you tell me more about this problem , thanks Maggie

I am 14 and I have hemmorhoids. When I sat down on in the bathroom today, I felt what felt like intestine come out about 1-2 mm. I do strain a lot, but I was wondering, is this a prolapsed rectum or just hemmorhoids?





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I've had 3 children between the age of 18 and 22, I always was under the impression that I had gotten piles throughout pregnancy and or birth but now I'm 24 and I'm having discomfort passing stools a clear mucus discharge from my anus also what feels like a spongey yet slighty hard large lump in my anus also surrounding area slightly! I have had very minor bleeding occasionally at this point and also I have very little notice when I need the loo and am scared that soon I may not beable to controle my bowl, sometimes as I'm walking around it feels like something is tryin to be released from my anus (maby a stool,or something else?) Can u help me I'm am starting to worry about anul cancer





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I'm 17 and whenever i try to poop it comes out and sometimes gets stuck and is sometimes hard to get back in my body...the longest it's gotten stuck i believe was 30 seconds - 1 minute. i dont know what this means but it's been happening for a while. is this what this site is talking about? /: if not could you tell me what's going on?





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I have the exact same problem! I can't wear thongs anymore because the irritate and make me bleed. Does this have to be a surgical fix? And IS IT a prolapsed rectum??





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I AM 62 and was diagnosed with rectal prolapse 3 year ago. it only affects me in the mornings when I need a poo and have coped wih it till recently when my belly is so bloated. and cant control my bowels. so embarrassing just recently I have really bad tummy pains and horrible wind,have not had the camera as I am too embarrassed, but cant cope with the pain in my tummyand the diaroreha,





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