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

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Includes sigmoidoscopy, colonoscopy, or proctoscopy in the past 10 years or fecal occult blood test in the past year.
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.
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.
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.