pneumocolon

pneu·mo·co·lon

(nū'mō-kō'lŏn),
Gas in the colon or interstitial gas in the wall of the colon.
[G. pneuma, air, + kolon, colon]
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pneumocolon

(nū″mō-kō′lŏn) [″ + kolon, colon]
Air in the colon. This may be introduced as an aid in radiological diagnosis.
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pneu·mo·co·lon

(nū'mō-kō'lŏn)
Gas in colon or interstitial gas in colon wall.
[G. pneuma, air, + kolon, colon]
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We also have the option of doing a CT pneumocolon with little or no laxative and just faecal tagging using two 20ml doses of Gastrografin.
Search terms included "CT colonography," "virtual colonoscopy," "CTcolonoscopy," "colography," and "CT pneumocolon." (17) The general focus was on original research articles, but meta-analyses and review articles were also considered.
The small bowel meal also may be enhanced with a peroral pneumocolon study.
Peroral pneumocolon examination provides detailed imaging of the ileocecal area using double contrast.