Biopsia rectal

La biopsia rectal se puede utilizar para determinar la causa de la presencia de sangre, moco o pus en las heces. Esta biopsia puede también confirmar hallazgos de otro examen o radiografía, o tomar una muestra de un tumor encontrado en el colon.

Biopsia anal

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Last reviewed 12/10/2012 by Robert A. Cowles, MD, Associate Professor of Surgery, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT. Review provided by VeriMed Healthcare Network. Also reviewed by A.D.A.M. Health Solutions, Ebix, Inc., Editorial Team: David Zieve, MD, MHA, David R. Eltz, and Stephanie Slon.

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