contrast enema


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con·trast en·e·ma

enema using barium sulfate or a water-soluble contrast medium.

contrast enema

con·trast en·e·ma

(kon'trast en'ĕ-mă)
One using barium sulfate or a water-soluble contrast medium for radiographic purposes.
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To further evaluate neonates with a distal bowel obstruction, a contrast enema should be performed.
Contrast enema or multiplanar CT can reveal a beak-like configuration defining the point of obstruction.
In most institutions, a contrast enema remains the standard for diagnosis and initial treatment.