How Common Are Barium Enemas?
Title: How Common Are Barium Enemas?Category: Doctor's& Expert's views on SymptomsCreated: 7/11/2017 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 7/11/2017 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Cancer General)
Source: MedicineNet Cancer General - July 11, 2017 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news
Title: Barium EnemaCategory: Procedures and TestsCreated: 12/31/1997 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 9/15/2016 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Digestion General)
Source: MedicineNet Digestion General - September 15, 2016 Category: Nutrition Source Type: news
Colon Cancer Screening: What Are the Options?
By Stacy Simon No one looks forward to a colonoscopy, or the bowel prep that goes with it. But colon screening – testing to look for cancer before symptoms start – helps saves lives. Screening can find colon cancer early when it’s small and easier to treat, or even prevent it altogether. Colonoscopy, however, is just one of many tests that can be used to look for colon cancer. And doctors and researchers continue to develop new ones. Stool DNA test RESOURCES: How the American Cancer Society Fights Colon CancerColon Cancer Stories of Hope American Cancer Society screening guidelines More in...
Source: American Cancer Society :: News and Features - March 12, 2016 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Colon/Rectum Cancer Prevention/Early Detection Source Type: news
Intussusception By The Numbers
Discussion Intussusception occurs when one segment of the gastrointestinal tract telescopes into an adjacent segment. The outer receiving segment of bowel is known as the intussuscipiens and the inner inverting segment is known as the intussusceptum. It occurs most often in children between 2 months to 5 years, with a peak incidence between 4-10 months. Males are more often affected than females by 3:2. It also occurs more often after abdominal operations particularly in the first 2 weeks. It is the second most common acute abdominal emergency in children after appendicitis. In adults ~80% have an underlying cause or lead ...
Source: PediatricEducation.org - September 7, 2015 Category: Pediatrics Authors: pediatriceducationmin Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news
Title: Barium EnemaCategory: Procedures and TestsCreated: 12/31/1997 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 2/11/2014 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Crohn's Disease General)
Source: MedicineNet Crohn's Disease General - February 11, 2014 Category: Gastroenterology Source Type: news
What is a Double Contrast Barium Enema (DCBE)?
Double Contrast Barium Enema, also called DCBE, is a test that is used to screen for colon cancer and other bowel conditions and diseases. (Source: About.com Colon Cancer)
Source: About.com Colon Cancer - November 22, 2013 Category: Cancer & Oncology Authors: coloncancer.guide at about.com Tags: health Source Type: news