Rectal examinations can improve your hearing

BMJ 2007; 334 doi: (Published 11 January 2007) Cite this as: BMJ 2007;334:85
  1. Frances Marr, F1 doctor, North Tyneside Hospital, Tyne and Wear

    A profoundly deaf, elderly man was admitted to the emergency care centre where I work. Constipation seemed to be the primary medical problem, although communication was somewhat difficult because of his severe …

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