noun. inflammation of the rectum; marked by bloody stools and a frequent urge to defecate; frequently associated with Crohn's disease or ulcerative colitis.
- achromatic color
Example sentences of the word proctitis
1. Noun, singular or mass
Infectious proctitis refers to an infection of the rectum, which can cause fresh blood in the stool.
2. Verb, base form
Tumors in the colon can also lead to colitis and proctitis.