Resource Summary

The rectal exam is important to make sure causes of rectal bleeding such as hemorrhoids are not missed. Additionally^ understanding how to palpate the prostate gland is important for looking for cancer and diagnosis prostatitis.

Excellent teaching resource including videos produced by the Stanford Medicine 25 team led by Dr. Abraham Vergese.

The Stanford Medicine 25 team is the core group of physicians^ faculty and students led by Dr. Abraham Verghese. Each member plays various roles with the Stanford Medicine 25 team and our Program for Bedside Medicine.

http://stanfordmedicine25.stanford.edu/the25/rectal.html

Publication Date: 2017-1-1
Last Updated on PCR: 2017-11-06 08:16:09