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What occurs at a male high school sports physical?

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Dr. Shane Miller
Sports Medicine
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In brief: History and Exam

High school athletes, whether male or female, will complete a thorough history form asking about any injuries or medical problems that may effect their sports participation.
They will then undergo a thorough examination, including musculoskeletal and heart exam. Males also often undergo a testicular exam and hernia check.

In brief: History and Exam

High school athletes, whether male or female, will complete a thorough history form asking about any injuries or medical problems that may effect their sports participation.
They will then undergo a thorough examination, including musculoskeletal and heart exam. Males also often undergo a testicular exam and hernia check.
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Dr. Mark Diamond
Pediatrics

In brief: Everything

It should be a complete physical without a rectal exam.But it depends upon the doctor and the school.
No tests are done except vital signs.

In brief: Everything

It should be a complete physical without a rectal exam.But it depends upon the doctor and the school.
No tests are done except vital signs.
Dr. Mark Diamond
Dr. Mark Diamond
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