proctoscopy


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visual examination of the rectum and the end of the colon by means of a proctoscope

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However, during the proctoscopy we found a white coating on the rectal mucosa, and therefore we repeated PCR tests for NG and CT, and also for other pathogen bacteria and fungi.
Preventive services included receipt of influenza vaccination in the past year, Pap test in the past 3 years (among women 21-65 years), mammogram in the past 2 years (among women 50 74 years), colorectal cancer screening (either sigmoidoscopy, colonoscopy, or proctoscopy in the past 10 years or fecal occult blood test in the past year, among adults 50-75 years), cholesterol testing in the past 5 years, and HIV test in one's lifetime.
The status of the internal haemorrhoids was confirmed by proctoscopy.
The level of the primary tumor within the rectum was calculated mostly by rigid proctoscopy and/or digital rectal examination and expressed as the distance from the anal verge.
23) A study has documented 100% negative predictive value of MR imaging for bladder or rectal invasion, suggesting that MR imaging can obviate invasive procedures, such as cystoscopy, proctoscopy, and sigmoidoscopy, and thus can reduce staging costs and morbidity.
This included a digital rectal examination and proctoscopy.
Patients and Methods: All patients presenting with rectal bleeding or prolase underwent proctoscopy to determine the cause of bleeding.
Other endoscopic procedures and their targets include: bronchoscopy (trachea); colonoscopy (colon and large intestine); laryngoscopy (larynx); proctoscopy (rectum and lower colon); otoscopy (ear canal); cytoscopy (bladder and urinary tract); and gastroscopy (upper gastrointestinal tract).
The proportion of women over 50 who had ever received a colonoscopy, sigmoidoscopy, or proctoscopy did not differ between 1,031 with diabetes (48.
2 2001 sigmoidoscopy, or proctoscopy Mammograms 70.
Trichuris eggs can be shed intermittently making repeated fecal testing or proctoscopy helpful in identifying positive cases.
Its use for this indication is fully justified, particularly with proctoscopy, colonoscopy and other intraluminal diagnostic procedures.
Freeman-Wang to recommend that proctoscopy be performed with colposcopy in women with VIN III.
Freeman-Wang to recommend that proctoscopy be performed along with colposcopy in women with VIN III.
In our analysis we included three types of BRFSS questions related to lifestyle characteristics associated with CRC: 1) smoking, alcohol consumption, intake of fruits and vegetables, exercise and body mass index; 2) CRC screening, FOBT, proctoscopy and sigmoidoscopy (colonoscopy was not included among the questions until after 1997), and DRE; and 3) health care behavior and access.