Flashcards in Anal Neoplasm Deck (4)
What are the main types of anal carcinoma?
Anal Carcinoma is most commonly a squamous cell carcinoma; however, you can also get adenocarcinomas, lymphomas and melanomas of the anus.
What will you find on a history taking of anal carcinoma?
Change in bowel habit -Incontinence
Specific Questions to ask:
History of MSM sex or anal sex
What investigations will you use in anal carcinoma?
Examination under anaesthesia with biopsy
Test for HIV