rectal feeding


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rectal feeding

The introduction of fluid nutrients into the colon through the rectum, a mode of feeding rarely used because little nourishment other than water is absorbed through the colon.
Synonym: nutritive enema
See also: feeding
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"Oh, I don't know, maybe the rectal feeding might be the line," Perry jokingly replied, bringing up one of the methods Dilanian mentioned earlier in the interview.
Rectal feeding was one of the other brutal torturing techniques that were used.
It reveals details about how prisoners were treated at so-called "black sites", facing torture ranging from rectal feeding to being suspended from ceilings by their wrists.
Shocking documents published on Tuesday revealed CIA agents used brutal techniques including water boarding and rectal feeding on terror suspects in the wake of the 9/11 attacks.
A federal judge ordered the government to preserve a Senate report on Wednesday that documents the alleged torture of detainees in CIA custody through tactics such as regular beatings, forced rectal feeding, waterboarding, sensory and sleep deprivation and mock executions.
Pollack tells Fars News Agency that such methods as waterboarding, rectal feeding, sleep deprivation and chaining to wall that were used by the CIA agents and operatives against the terrorism suspects are utterly illegal and "represent the full negation of human rights."
The detainees were at times had their hands shackled above their heads, and techniques such as "rectal feeding" or "rectal hydration" were also attempted without any documented medical need.
Detainees were beaten, waterboarded -- some of them dozens of times -- and humiliated through the painful use of medically unnecessary "rectal feeding" and "rectal rehydration".