Please take this quick survey to tell us about what happens after you publish a paper. Techniques in Coloproctology. While it may seem as if transanal TME materialized overnight, in actuality, its foundation had been quietly in development for three decades. The seeming sudden ascent of transanal TME is analogous to a building under construction.
Rectal prolapse is when the rectal walls have prolapsed to a degree where they protrude out the anus and are visible outside the body. Rectal prolapse may occur without any symptoms, but depending upon the nature of the prolapse there may be mucous discharge mucus coming from the anus , rectal bleeding , degrees of fecal incontinence and obstructed defecation symptoms. Rectal prolapse is generally more common in elderly women, although it may occur at any age and in either sex.
Proctectomy is a surgery to remove all or part of the rectum. It is often needed to treat rectal cancer. If you have rectal cancer, your treatment will depend on where the cancer is and how much it has grown, as well as other factors.