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bloody rectum...

joe.nemeth at staff.mcgill.ca joe.nemeth at staff.mcgill.ca
Mon Apr 24 12:56:40 BST 2006

once again:

-30 y.o.female
-straddle injury, picket fence
-sustains "deep" perianal lac.
-DRE: good tone, no blood
-rig. sig.:fresh blood distal rectum ("?maybe ED doc's bloody fingered 
DRE exam")
-fleet enema
-repeat sig: same
-CT with rectal contrast: neg.

what next?...

Dr. Joe Nemeth
Assistant Professor
Emergency Medicine
Montreal General Hospital
Montreal Children's Hospital
McGill University Health Center

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