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(prō′laps″ )

[L. prolapsus, a falling forward]
A falling or dropping down of an organ or internal part, such as the uterus or rectum.
SEE: mitral valve prolapse; SEE: procidentia; SEE: ptosis

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Venes, Donald, editor. "Prolapse." Taber's Medical Dictionary, 23rd ed., F.A. Davis Company, 2017. Nursing Central, nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/768001/all/prolapse_of_the_rectum.
Prolapse. In: Venes D, ed. Taber's Medical Dictionary. 23rd ed. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/768001/all/prolapse_of_the_rectum. Accessed July 20, 2019.
Prolapse. (2017). In Venes, D. (Ed.), Taber's Medical Dictionary. Available from https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/768001/all/prolapse_of_the_rectum
Prolapse [Internet]. In: Venes D, editors. Taber's Medical Dictionary. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. [cited 2019 July 20]. Available from: https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Tabers-Dictionary/768001/all/prolapse_of_the_rectum.
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