Repair of a prolapsed rectum by suturing it to the wall of the vagina.
[colpo- + rectum + G. pēxis, fixation]
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Ventral colporectopexy for overt rectal prolapse and obstructed defaecation syndrome:a systematic review.
Laparoscopic ventral colporectopexy fixes the rectum and vagina.
In the later part of his presentation he showed ventral colporectopexy technique for rectal prolapse and discussed in detail the position of the patient besides dissection at the promontory.