Rectal perforation

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What is rectal perforation?

Rectal perforation is a condition that might be caused by excessive straining of the rectal wall. It frequently can lead to severe complications or infections. Treatments vary depending on severity but may include surgery.

Common symptoms reported by people with rectal perforation

Common symptoms
How bad it is
What people are taking for it

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Treatments taken by people with rectal perforation

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Compare treatments taken by people with rectal perforation

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Who has rectal perforation on PatientsLikeMe?


Age
Age Proportion # of patients
<20 0
20s 1
30s 1
40s 1
50s 0
60s 1
70+ 1
Age at first symptom
Age at first symptom Proportion # of patients
0-19 years 0
20-29 years 0
30-39 years 0
40-49 years 0
50-59 years 0
60-69 years 0
70+ years 0

Distribution of sex

Sex
Sex Proportion # of patients
Male 4
Female 1

Diagnosis status
Diagnosis status Proportion # of patients
Diagnosed 0
Not Diagnosed 0

These charts show data from rectal perforation patients who have completed their condition history
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