Although conditions that involve the anus are common, many patients are reluctant to discuss them. This can lead to delays in diagnosis and treatment that result in significantly impaired quality of life. Noncancerous anal conditions include hemorrhoids, abscesses, fissures, and fistulas.
Can you recognize these conditions, despite patient reluctance to share key information? Are you familiar with best practices for diagnosis and treatment? Test yourself on practice essentials for anal conditions with this short quiz.
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Cite this: Richard H. Sinert. Fast Five Quiz: Anal Conditions - Medscape - Mar 26, 2021.