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Uro-andrological glossary

Rectal exploration

Common procedure for diagnosing prostate cancers. This is a special visit with which the doctor inserts a gloved and lubricated finger into the patient's rectum, so as to perceive the shape, size and consistency of the prostate through the wall of the rectum.

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