How Did a Man's Rectum End Up 'Falling Out' of His Body?

Live Science | 2/9/2018 | Staff
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A man in China developed a rare condition after playing games on his phone while sitting on the toilet: His rectum slipped out of his ****, according to news reports.

The man went to a hospital in southeast China after he noticed a "ball-sized" lump had fallen out of his ****, but was still attached to his body, according to the Daily Mail.

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The man was diagnosed with rectal prolapse, a relatively uncommon condition in which the rectum, or the last part of the large intestine, becomes detached from inside the body and essentially turns itself "inside-out," allowing it to slip out of the ****, according to the American Society of Colon and Rectal Surgeons (ASCRS).

The condition affects about 2 out of every 100,000 people, and up to two-thirds of patients with the condition have chronic constipation, ASCRS says. Rectal prolapse is most common in women over age 50, but it...
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