On PR examination of a male which cannot be felt.
|D||Bulb of penis|
a. Digital rectal examination is done to check for problems with a organs or other structures in pelvis.
b. DRE is done in men as part of a complete physical examination to check the prostatic gland, in women as part of gynecological examination to check the uterus and ovaries.
c. Organs such as bladder, seminal vesicles can be felt.
d. DRE can also be used to check for hemorrhoids or growths, such as cancer, in the rectum, anal canal.