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Caption: FIGURE 2: Barium enema showing transverse colon and splenic flexure in left hemithorax.
(19) Moreover, if perforation occurs, the flow of the saline into the peritoneal cavity does not result in chemical peritonitis, as is seen when perforation occurs with a barium enema, and does not cause tension pneumoperitoneum, as with an air enema.
The "apple core sign" was first described in barium enema examinations of the colon.
The authors failed to acknowledge that the frequency of reported complications of colon hydrotherapy may be significantly less than those reported with various diagnostic tests, such as barium enema examination, sigmoidoscopy, or colonoscopy.
A double-contrast barium enema is an X-ray taken after coating the colon with a substance containing barium and putting air into the colon.
Despite the fact that there are numerous studies to evaluate deep endometriosis, including colonoscopy, MRI, vaginal and rectal ultrasound, and barium enema, there continues to be no standard road map for evaluation.
A retroflexed, anteflexed, or medially placed cecum are regarded as normal anatomic variants and are frequently seen at barium enema examination.
Solicitor Angela Kirtley said: "Our expert evidence suggested that a large tumour was not picked up following the barium enema in August 2004.
An earlier inquest into Mrs Wise's death heard she suffered a cardiac arrest and died after undergoing a routine barium enema procedure at the hospital.
Mrs Wise, 67, of Alvingham, Lincs, died after having a routine barium enema. Radiographer B inserted a tube with dye in the wrong place, the inquest heard.
"A diagnostic barium enema is usually therapeutic, said Dr.
A wide variety of methods with varying screening intervals are available for screening adults aged 50 years and older, including annual FOBT (guaiac or immunochemical), flexible sigmoidoscopy, or double-contrast barium enema every 5 years, and colonoscopy every 10 years.