I'm sorry to hear about this, but a rectal exam is an important medical diagnostic procedure to investigate all sorts of things such as: tumors; cancer; appendicitis; and more.
Although painful (and humiliating somewhat) that is a necessary preliminary test to detect colon cancer, abnormal enlargement of the prostate, and etc.
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If you felt validated, what is the problem?
Kidding , aside, you don't describe any violation of the medical standard of care.
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