- 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
Benign Anorectal Conditions: Evaluation and Management
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