The word prolapse comes from the Latin term "prolapsus" and means "falling down." Rectal prolapse was described in 1500 BC in the Ebers papyrus, and Mr. Frederick Salmon, the founder of the famous St. Marks Hospital in London, wrote his classic article "Practical observations on prolapsus of the rectum" in 1831.
Rectal prolapse is a benign disorder that is frequently associated with disturbed bowel function. Rectal prolapse can be treated surgically by many different techniques and results regarding recurrence rate and mortality are generally good. Unfortunately, anal incontinence and/or constipation sometimes continue to bother the patients after otherwise successful correction of the prolapse.
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