What is Rectal Lift Surgery?

Category: Surgeries


A rectocele occurs when the end of the large intestine (rectum) pushes against and moves the back wall of the vagina. Surgical repair of rectoceles is used to manage symptoms.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Bowel irritability 1 0
Frequent urination 1 0
Pelvic organ prolapse 1 0
Rectocele 1 0
Sepsis 1 0
Urinary retention 1 0

  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations Percentage
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 0
None 0

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Rectal Lift Surgery

Side effect Patients Percentage
Rectal pain 1


Stopped having Rectal Lift Surgery

Duration Patients Percentage
Less than 1 month 3
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Rectal Lift Surgery.