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Table 1 Clinical characteristics of patients undergoing nmGMTSI for full-thickness rectal prolapse

From: A new modified Gant-Miwa-Thiersch combined with submucosal and perirectal sclerosant injection procedure for full-thickness rectal prolapse in elderly women: clinical analysis of 34 cases

  Total population (n = 34)
Age mean ± SD (years) 76.2 ± 9.14
BMI (kg/m2) mean ± SD 19.3 ± 4.5
Symptoms  
Feeling of a bulge in the rectum during defecation 29 (85.3%)
Feelings of prolapse without defecating 1 (14.7%)
Diarrhea/Fecal incontinence 26 (76.4%)
Constipation/obstructed defecation 8 (23.5%)
Abdominal or anal pain 8 (24%)
Blood discharge 13 (38.2%)
Mucus discharge 10 (29.4%)
  1. SD standard deviation, BMI body mass index