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Lower GI exam: About your exam

Lower GI exam: About your exam
Abstract

This handout describes a lower GI (gastrointestinal) or barium enema exam, which is done to see the inside of the colon. Included are how to prepare for the exam, how the exam works, how the exam is performed, what to expect, and how to get the exam results.

Author
Radiology/Imaging Services
Publisher
University of Washington Medical Center
Date Published (original date)
2005
Revision Date
04/2013
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General Subject
Diagnostic Tests
Digestive System Disorders
Specific Subject/Keyword
Colon
Gastrointestinal System
Radiology
Barium Enema
Languages
Chinese
English
Spanish
Russian
Record ID
3089