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Table 3 Comparison between different plication procedures as percentage of mortality and recurrence

From: Longitudinal plication - a surgical strategy for complete rectal prolapse management

Complications Mortality % Recurrence %
LP 0 3.33
Suture rectopexy 0 0-2.7
Posterior mesh rectopexy 0-3 3
Repstein rectopexy 0-2.8 0-13
Resection rectopexy 0-6.7 0-3
Anterior resection 4 4
Delorme’s plication 0-4 4-38
Rectosigmoidectomy (Altimer) 0-5 0-16