# Which of the following terms means suturing of the rectum? a. proctorrhaphy b. rectostenosis c....

## Question:

Which of the following terms means suturing of the rectum?

a. proctorrhaphy

b. rectostenosis

c. rectoplasty

d. sigmoid surgery

## The Rectum

The rectum is a portion of the gastrointestinal tract that occurs between the sigmoid colon and the anus. The rectum generally measure up to 15 cm in length in the human body.