rectocele

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rectocele

(ˈrɛktəʊˌsiːl)
n
(Gynaecology & Obstetrics) pathol a protrusion or herniation of the rectum into the vagina
[C19: New Latin, from rectum + -cele]

rec•to•cele

(ˈrɛk təˌsil)

n.
a hernia of the rectum into the vagina.
[1855–60]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.rectocele - protrusion or herniation of the rectum into the vagina; can occur if pelvic muscles are weakened by childbirth
colpocele, vaginocele - hernia projecting into the vagina
Translations

rec·to·cele

n. rectocele, hernia del recto con protrusión en la vagina.

rectocele

n rectocele m
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Os autores descrevem que este estudo pode definir melhor a etiologia da constipacao cronica, como a longa constipacao, impactacao fecal, necessidade de enemas, assistencia digital para defecar, dor abdominal e nao alivio apos defeccao e grandes retocele em exame pelvico.