Proctalgia fugax

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What is proctalgia fugax?

Proctalgia fugax is a benign condition that is characterized by intermittent, recurrent, self-limited rectal pain that is severe.

Common symptoms reported by people with proctalgia fugax

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Treatments taken by people with proctalgia fugax

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Who has proctalgia fugax on PatientsLikeMe?


Age
Age Proportion # of patients
<20 0
20s 3
30s 5
40s 5
50s 4
60s 3
70+ 1
Age at first symptom
Age at first symptom Proportion # of patients
0-19 years 4
20-29 years 5
30-39 years 1
40-49 years 1
50-59 years 0
60-69 years 0
70+ years 0

Distribution of sex

Sex
Sex Proportion # of patients
Male 10
Female 11

Diagnosis status
Diagnosis status Proportion # of patients
Diagnosed 6
Not Diagnosed 6

These charts show data from proctalgia fugax patients who have completed their condition history
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