We suggest four measures: (1) perform routine annual rectal examinations in the group at highest risk, those aged 45 to 80 years; (2) biopsy anorectal
lesions atypical for hemorrhoids based on induration, pigmentation, ulceration, or refractory nature; (3) include anal melanoma in the differential diagnosis of rectal bleeding in adults; (4) seek early diagnosis to allow timely surgical management and prompt entry into combination chemotherapy and immunotherapy regimens before the metastatic burden of disease is excessive.
Unsuspected anal cancer discovered after minor anorectal
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defecation testing of patients with IBS-type symptoms is thought to have become more common at highly specialized centers in recent years, Dr.
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