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What are the tests for anal absses? Is it hard to find?

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Dr. Eric Kaplan
Surgery - Colorectal

In brief: A good physical exam

By a doctor familiar with the normal anatomy of this region.
Rarely, a pelvic ct or MRI will define a very large abscess and give a clue as to its origin.

In brief: A good physical exam

By a doctor familiar with the normal anatomy of this region.
Rarely, a pelvic ct or MRI will define a very large abscess and give a clue as to its origin.
Dr. Eric Kaplan
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