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proctoscope

[′präk·tə‚skōp]
(medicine)
An instrument for inspecting the anal canal and rectum.
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1), having ever received a proctoscopic examination (OR=3.
As per records the detailed history of each patient was studied and clinical examination findings including inspection, palpation, digital rectal and proctoscopic examination performed were noted, where examination revealed features of chronicity like sentinel pile, indurated edges which were painful on examination were noted.
A total of 38,063 respondents aged [greater than equal to]50 years were asked whether they ever had had a digital rectal examination (DRE) or a proctoscopic examination and when the last examination was performed.