Levator repair and posterior suspension for rectal prolapse

J Pediatr Surg. 1977 Apr;12(2):241-5. doi: 10.1016/s0022-3468(77)80015-8.

Abstract

An operative procedure for the management of rectal prolapse is described. It has the advantanges of simplicity, relative safety, short hospitalization, and lack of recurrence in the four patients presented.

MeSH terms

  • Anal Canal / surgery*
  • Child, Preschool
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Infant
  • Male
  • Methods
  • Muscle, Smooth / surgery
  • Muscles / surgery
  • Rectal Prolapse / surgery*
  • Rectum / surgery