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Table 1 Symptomatology of patients with Solitary rectal ulcer syndrome (n = 116)

From: The clinical, endoscopic and histological spectrum of the solitary rectal ulcer syndrome: a single-center experience of 116 cases

Presenting symptoms Number of patients (%)
Bleeding per rectum 95 (82)
Mucus per rectum 20 (17)
Abdominal pain 57 (49)
Straining at stool 36 (31)
Rectal Prolapse 13 (11)
Constipation 27 (23)
Diarrhea 26 (22)
Tenesmus 07 (06)
Altered bowel habits 12 (10)
Sensation of incomplete evacuation 05 (04)
Anemia 26 (22)
Perianal pain 16 (14)
Weight loss 18 (16)
Digital evacuation 08 (07)
Asymptomatic (incidental finding) 02 (02)
History of Ulcerative colitis 03 (2.5)
History of Adenocarcinoma 02 (02)
History of surgery for Adenocarcinoma 01 (01)