Answer: Manipulative Procedures Example 6

02/08/91

Proctoscopy:

Unsatisfactory. Digital rectal reveals 8-10 cm lesion. Carcinoma of rectum, R/O more proximal lesion. Multiple Bx's taken.

Comment:

Reference made to "digital" to indicate a finger examination was done. Melanotic stool suggest bleeding from a source some place beyond that noted in report.

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