This is generally the last part of the complete physical examination. While it may cause the patient and perhaps you some embarrassment as well as discomfort, it provides important information and should not be skipped. Explain to the patient what you are going to do and why and then proceed. If they have not already done so, ask the patient to remove their underwear. I believe that this examination is easier to perform and yields more information if it is done with the patient standing while you are seated in front of them. In this position, it is easier to examine the testes, evaluate for inguinal hernias and perform the rectal exam.
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When I was 16, my doctor decided to run a test on my heart. I went in for my first lady parts check and the doctor would occasionally put his thumb on my clit and press hard. Accidentally ripped half my foreskin off while having sex. Went to the ER and had it reattached. For whatever reason when I was 20 and in college I needed a physical.
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