rectal

(redirected from rectally)
Also found in: Dictionary, Encyclopedia.

rectal

 [rek´tal]
pertaining to the rectum.

rec·tal

(rek'tăl),
Relating to the rectum.

rectal

/rec·tal/ (rek´tal) pertaining to the rectum.

rectal

(rĕk′təl)
adj.
Of, relating to, or situated near the rectum.

rec′tal·ly adv.

recta, rectal

See rectum.

rectal

adjective Pertaining to the rectum.
 
noun A popular term for a digital rectal examination, see there.

rectal

adjective Pertaining to the rectum noun A popular term for a digital rectal examination, see there.

rec·tal

(rek'tăl)
Relating to the rectum.

rectal

Pertaining to the RECTUM.

rectal

pertaining to the rectum.

rectal examination
digital (in small animals) or manual examination of the visceral contents of the posterior abdomen for the purposes of diagnosis, in cattle and horses especially of pregnancy. See also rectum, proctoscopy.
rectal fistula
see rectovaginal fistula.
rectal impaction
see fecal impaction.
rectal inflammation
rectal massage
massage of the accessory sex glands, a method of semen collection in dogs.
rectal paralysis
occurs especially in cows and mares in late pregnancy. No feces are passed and the rectum is distended with feces, and there is no peristalsis during their manual removal. Dogs may show posterior paresis.
rectal polyp
see colorectal polyp.
rectal probe
used in pregnancy diagnosis in ewes and in electroejaculation.
rectal rupture
the wall is perforated into the peritoneal cavity. Death occurs quickly as a result of endotoxic shock because of the absorption of enteric toxins through the peritoneum.
rectal stricture
stenosis of the rectum occurs in dogs, presumably resulting from trauma and anorectal disease, and in pigs following local ulceration caused by infection with Salmonella spp. Abnormal abdominal distention, small diameter feces and straining result.
rectal tear
most common in mares in association with manual rectal examinations. The mucosa is damaged but the wall is not ruptured. Leads to perirectal abscessation and subsequent peritonitis.
rectal temperature
see rectal temperature.
References in periodicals archive ?
We started him on some nutritional support (he had already been on a limited raw diet) and gave him ozone rectally to address the biofilm.
Preventive vaccines were (and are) generally considered the "gold standard" of biomedical prevention tools, while the concept of preventing disease by applying a product vaginally or rectally was unprecedented.
During the experiments, body core temperature was monitored rectally by a Bailey rectal probe for mice (Bailey Instruments, Saddle Brook, NJ).
A polyethylene catheter (3 mm diameter) fitted onto a 1-ml syringe was inserted rectally into the colon so that the tip was 8 cm proximal to the anus.
It is suitable for oral and nasal administration and can also be given intramuscularly, intravenously, subcutaneously, and rectally.
These drugs are taken orally, intranasally, intravenously, or rectally and have highly addictive potential.
1) In these countries, phages have continued to be given orally as tablets and liquids, topically, rectally, and as injections for 90 years.
The view is onto other Iraqi men in women's panties, a number of objects to be inserted rectally, electricity, a heap of naked bodies (photographed to laughter).
CDC investigators rectally challenged macaques with simian HIV (SHIV) once weekly for 14 weeks as the monkeys received one of three daily regimens of FTC or TDF/FTC or subcutaneous FTC plus high-dose TDF given 2 hours before and 24 hours after SHIV exposure.
It was a lady doctor, so it was a bit embarrassing as she rectally examined me, told me she felt an enlarged prostate and arranged a PSA blood test, which gave a reading of 7.
A simple medication delivery process to allow prescribed medication rectally via the irrigation port, without complicating the use of the device An extended catheter that adapts to a range of bed sizes and accommodates a variety of patient heights and weights
Participants' temperatures were monitored rectally throughout the treatment and MTH was discontinued when the temperature reached 34[degrees]C.