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Anyone been to a proctologist/colorectal surgeon?

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Dr. Ankush Bansal
16 years experience in Internal Medicine
What is specific Q?: Colorectal surgeons are surgeons specialized in that part of the body. What is your specific question about the specialty, please?
Answered on Sep 28, 2016

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