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what type of doctor performs anoscopy

A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Eleanor Host
28 years experience Family Medicine
Probably not: They aren't really looking up very far. As long you don't feel that you have any stool right in the rectum, you don't need to do an enema.
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ahmad Saab
42 years experience Family Medicine
Blood in stools: It would be important to do a colonoscopy because blood on the stools could be due to colon polyps which are precancerous or internal hemorrhoid and i ... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. M. Hytham Beck
42 years experience General Surgery
See another: First, use OTC medication as if you have a hemorrhoid. What you have is most likely a fissure, which is a tear. You need to be examined by a colorecta ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
55 years experience General Surgery
Depends: After use of Metronidazole , yes 10 days of paromycin is recommended for amebiosis . Disease is invasive to local tissue ( colon ) , absence in of ... Read More
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Dr. G Funari
Dr. G Funari answered
44 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
I : I would ice the finger and take Motrin or advil (ibuprofen) to help prevent swelling. Also refrain from using the finger (e.G typing / texting). If th ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
48 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Most of them: Singapore hospital have advance and modern surgical suits, most major hospital dose that.
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. William Conner
24 years experience Family Medicine
Pain. Avoid : Personally i would not want that exam one day after cryo for anal warts due to the pain. Postpone the anoscope! good luck.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Peter Lydon
38 years experience General Surgery
Not usually: A small scope is put into the rectum just a bit bigger than a finger.
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Terry Simpson
34 years experience General Surgery
Rectal exam: Using a small scope the rectum/anus can be examined to see if there are any issues: hemmorhoids, cancer, etc.
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Bucci
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Anoscopy: Yes it is part of the work up for rectal cancer

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