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A contrast enema is an x-ray study that uses a water soluble contrast agent containing iodine or barium to show the structure of the rectum, colon and large intestine. Contrast enemas are commonly referred to as barium enemas.
How Boston Children's Hospital approaches a contrast enema
Performing contrast enemas in children poses unique challenges. Diagnostic Radiology at Children's provides a soothing, kid-friendly environment.
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