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proctologist

[ prok-tol-uh-jist ]
/ prɒkˈtɒl ə dʒɪst /
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noun

a physician specializing in proctology, the branch of medicine that deals with the rectum and anus: After seeking medical attention from a proctologist, he underwent extensive testing to rule out colon cancer, Crohn's disease, and other serious conditions.

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