megarectum


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megarectum

[¦meg·ə¦rek·təm]
(medicine)
Abnormal enlargement of the rectum.
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An algorithm for the elective treatment of idiopathic constipation with megarectum and megacolon has recently been described with recommendations for diagnostic workup and surgical management.
2,13,14) Megarectum and megacolon are idiopathic complications of constipation that develop for reasons that are still unknown.
We report a rare case of idiopathic megarectum with a stercoral ulcer perforation.
Strategy for the surgical management of patients with idiopathic megarectum and megacolon.