high enema


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high en·e·ma

an enema instilled high up into the colon.
Synonym(s): enteroclysis (1)

high enema

Etymology: ME, heigh + Gk, einienai, to send in
an enema that is inserted into the colon through a long catheter.

high en·e·ma

(hī en'ĕ-mă)
An enema instilled far up into the colon.
Synonym(s): enteroclysis (1) .

high enema

An enema designed to reach most of the colon. A rubber tube is inserted into the rectum to carry water as far as possible.
See also: enema
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