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Lifetime frequency of digital rectal exams

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For sample persons ages 40 and older who have heard of and had a digital rectal exam, DRXLIFFREQ reports the banded number of digital rectal exams the respondent has ever had in his or her lifetime. Response options include less than ten, ten to twenty, and more than twenty.


There are no comparability issues with this variable.


  • 1992: Half of sample persons age 40+ in quarters 1 and 2 and in 2 weeks of quarter 3 (excluded from CAEP supplement) who have heard of a digital rectal exam and have had a digital rectal exam.


  • 1992