Rectal Pathology Clinic

 

Our practices are working together to deliver a service for patients who are suffering from rectal pain or bleeding. The clinician may be able to treat haemorrhoids by injection at the appointment or they may use a digital rectoscope to provide a community based diagnostic.

 

How do I access this service? 

If you believe you are eligible for this service, please make an appointment with your GP and explain your symptoms to them. They will refer you and ask you to complete a qFIT test, you will then be contacted about an appointment. Patients must be registered at one of our 9 GP practices. 

 

Who is eligible? 

  • Adults under the age of 50 with;
  • Rectal / anal pain or 
  • Rectal bleeding and
  • A negative qFIT