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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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Debbie - did you have the STARR or rectopexy? If so how did it go and who did it for you?





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I'm bleeding when I go to the toliet and I can feel a lump in my bottom which feels like someones sticking a knife in it. I want to get rid of this feeling.





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have anyone had the starr procedure and ended up with bowel urgency





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I'm 25 year old but since all my life i'm been suffering of constipation(when i was like 8 year old i remember been in the hospital for been constipated 4 almost 12 days).I'm pregnant(6months) but Since last year i having a problem is like the faeces is totally down the rectum or bowels i can feel it, but there's no the feeling like when you know you need to go to the loo, nothing in the earth can help to take it out! well just the horrible way of wear a latex glove and help my self, please help!





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hi, I had an op to tie piles, did not work. sent to other hopital to remove piles but after op by different surgeon was told it was not piles but a chronic fissure, now have a prolapsed bowel and going in for another op to fix the problem. I have a constant itch at the bottom of my rectum which was the problem from the very start. are there any drawbacks to this op such as not being able to control toilet needs,or ending up with a colostomy bag, or any other surprises. many thanks.





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I had mega rectum and a prolapse plus a elongated redundant colon and Deya Marzouk did a Laproscopic Rectopexy. I have a few problems still but they are managable. I have pain after eating so I use a irrigation system after which I feel completely normal for about four hours or until I eat again I am not in constant pain and I have to plan my time carefully but life is good within my four hour windows.





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i am a 28yr old female with 2 kids - after giving birth i had 2 have alot of stitches with both kids. Lately i have noticed a lump on my back passage - it seems 2 go in and out its not painful and it doesn't bleed, i have noticed some mucus though. Its not really affectin me at mo but don't want 2 just leave it, if i can't prevent it getting worse.





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For the past 4 months or so I've found it hard to go to the toilet for a poo. Everytime I go it hurts, slightly bleeds, and it's more diarrhea than a normal stool. I can't use wipes anymore as it stings too much, so I spend hours wiping with the toilet paper.. I go around every 2-3 days. Why does this happen?





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just like to say iam new to this site.and since reading the colums i now relise that iam not the only one around with this very un comfortable problem.ive had my anal prolapse now 4 about 15 years its just become a part ov my life and now has become 100% a utter pain to live with.i also have a combineded problem i also have a fisher tear bout 3 inches long inside my rectom also very bad prolased hemoiroids as well as the anal prolapse.all my life ive been fobbed off by my gps and nothing ether done about it.until now 13 years on.about blooming time.ive sufferd so much.just 4 mnths ago i had the fisher tear and hemroids banded but it failed.and now iam suffering the most uter pain a human could suffer.frm total loss ov feeling from my genitals down to my legs.sometimes cant even walk properly.i often urinate myself and when i go yo do a number to it becomes a complete nitemare.i just wont to lead a normal life go out wid girls have some dignitity back.my dr said its the worst case hes seen in a long time and now hes not blaming it on me for the reason i have this problem.let alone its been made more worse from when they opperated on me.i do have somepics witch i sshall try and post soon.iam 29 years ov age and have been alone depressed and near suicide becouse ov this condition manytimes.but theres some hope yet.ill kep you posted with the results ov my opp asap thanks ray from bristol





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Alot of people are talking about putting fingers up their bottoms to help go to the toilet...When i first wanted to talk to the doctor about this particular part i felt embarrssed and ashamed and had no idea how to describe it....then the doctor said oh thats called 'digitating'...so i just wanted to tell people if this helps some.





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