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Barium Enema Exam: How to prepare - 08/2021

Barium Enema Exam: How to prepare
Abstract

This handout gives instructions for patients who are having a barium enema (lower GI) exam at University of Washington Medical Center. It gives specific timelines for drinking liquid, drinking magnesium citrate, and taking Dulcolax tablets on the day before and day of the exam.

Author
Radiology/Imaging Services
Publisher
University of Washington Medical Center
Date Published (original date)
2013
Revision Date
08/2021
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General Subject
Diagnostic Tests
Patient Care Procedures & Instructions
Specific Subject/Keyword
Gastrointestinal Diseases and Disorders
Languages
English
Record ID
4135