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rectal

of or relating to the rectum
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On rectal examination, the prostate may be hard and nodular mimicking prostate carcinoma, which must be excluded.
Effect of digital rectal examination on serum concentration of prostate-specific antigen.
Sarcosine in urine after digital rectal examination fails as a marker in prostate cancer detection and identification of aggressive tumours.
Giant rectosig-moid lithobezoar in a child:four significant clues obtained from history, abdominal palpation, rectal examination and plain abdominal X-ray.
Recently, such combined approaches, which can account for other factors such as age, digital rectal examination findings, and prostate volume, have been advocated widely (10) and embraced by the medical community; however, an important assumption of these approaches has been that variation in the PSA measurement methodology used does not affect assessment outcomes.
Colorectal cancer: Faecal Occult Blood Test (stool sample), sigmoidoscopy, colonoscopy, clinical rectal examination
On physical exam, endometriosis involving the rectal wall is most commonly associated with pain on both vaginal and rectal examination.
Rectal examination revealed a grossly enlarged right lobe of prostate.
The court noted that the plaintiff's expert asserted that Montefiore had departed from the accepted standard of medical practice by improperly performing a rectal examination and an Anoscopy, instead of a colonoscopy.
Being determined to save lives, I wholeheartedly support the American Urological Association's latest guidelines, which recommend that men 40 and older should be offered a baseline PSA test and digital rectal examination for early detection and risk assessment.
The accident and emergency doctor failed to record Mr Perriam's past medical and drug history, measure his pulse, blood pressure, respiratory rate and carry out a rectal examination.
Joneswas accused of carrying out an inappropriate rectal examination on the resident of Anbridge Care Home, in Oldham, where he is both manager and co-owner.