Category Archives: Medicine

Stuff We Never Wanted to Know

Just finished up studying for the evening, quit time is 4:55am on weekdays. But I ended on the following sentence on the subject of cystoceles, urethroceles, enteroceles, rectoceles. This is in female pathophysiology.

Rectoceles may cause constipation and incomplete defecation; patients may have to manually press the posterior vaginal wall to defecate.

Did you also know that a man can suffer from something called an inguinal hernia? That is where your intestines start to fill your ballsack, or, medically, your scrotum. I know, I crossed my legs when I first heard of it too. And then I quickly uncrossed them because well, you know… that might cause a inguinal hernia!

Man, what an innocent life I led until now…