Rectocele

Definition of Rectocele:

A condition in which rectal tissue bulges through a tear in the rectovaginal septum (the thin, tough structure that separates the vagina and the rectum) into the vagina as a hernia.  The most common causes are childbirth and hysterectomy.

Also: Posterior Prolapse

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