Proctitis

  • Alternative Names

    Inflammation - rectum; Rectal inflammation


    Symptoms
    • Bloody stools
    • Constipation
    • Rectal bleeding
    • Rectal discharge, pus
    • Rectal pain or discomfort
    • Tenesmus (pain with bowel movement)

    Signs and tests
    • Examination of stool sample
    • Proctoscopy
    • Rectal culture
    • Sigmoidoscopy