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Table 3 Surgical management, results, and complications

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

  Numbers
Hospital stays (days) 7.3 ± 1.6
Operative time (min) 44 ± 12
FTRP curative ratio 34/34 (100%)
Curative ratio of diarrhea or fecal incontinence 25/26 (96.2%)
Curative ratio of constipation 4/8 (50.0%)
Recurrence of rectal prolapse 1/34 (2.9%)
Rectal bleeding 3
Ischemic colitis 2
Urinary retention 2
Stenosis of the rectum 1
Perianal abscess 1
Infection of the thread used for the Thiersch procedure 1
  1. FTRP full thickness rectal prolapse