Rectal Concerns

  • Perform a patient-centered interview and focused physical exam for a patient presenting with rectal concerns
  • Propose a relevant differential diagnosis
  • Describe appropriate initial investigations for specific rectal issues, when applicable
  • Propose a management plan including pharmacologic and non-pharmacologic modalities for the patient with a rectal concern

Core Resources

Benign Anorectal Conditions: Evaluation and Management

Cohee M, Hurff A, Gazewood J. Benign anorectal conditions: evaluation and management. Am Fam Physician. 2020;101(1):24-33.