Rectal prolapse in adults mostly occurs in older women, generally age 60 and older. Factors that can increase the risk of rectal prolapse include:
|Primary Medical Reviewer||Anne C. Poinier, MD - Internal Medicine|
|Specialist Medical Reviewer||C. Dale Mercer, MD, FRCSC, FACS - General Surgery|
|Last Revised||July 6, 2011|
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