- Perineal hernias in children: Case report and review of the literature. Kravarusic, Dragan; Swartz, Michael; Freud, Enrique // African Journal of Paediatric Surgery;May-Aug2012, Vol. 9 Issue 2, p172
Perineal hernias (pelvic floor hernias) are extremely rare occurring through defects in musculature of the pelvic floor. This report presents a successfully treated case of primary perineal hernia and takes a review of the existing literature. The case of a 14-month-old girl with a great...
- The position of the duodenojejunal junction: the wrong horse to bet on in diagnosing or excluding malrotation. Yousefzadeh, David // Pediatric Radiology;Apr2009 Supplement 2, Vol. 39, p172
The purpose of this communication is to highlight the shortcomings of all currently used imaging criteria in diagnosing or excluding malrotation and offer ultrasound demonstration of the 3rd portion of the duodenum (D3) between the AO and the SMA in transverse and sagittal plains as the most...
- Infected Colonic Duplication: A Case Report. Hye Seon Shin; Young Hwan Lee; Eugene Kang; Yeon-Kyun Oh; Ki JungYun // Journal of the Korean Society of Radiology;Sep2012, Vol. 67 Issue 3, p209
An enteric duplication is a relatively common congenital anomaly, which is rarely complicated by infection. We report the radiologic findings including ultrasound, barium enema and computed tomography (CT) of an infected colonic duplication that was confirmed by pathology. This case demonstrated...
- Locally aggressive colonic and rectal cancer. Radu, Victor; Ion, Daniel; Serban, Mihai Bogdan; Ciurea, Mircea // Journal of Medicine & Life;Jul-Sep2010, Vol. 3 Issue 3, p314
This clinical trial studies local invasions from primary colonic and rectal cancers (urinary bladder, abdominal wall, small bowls, uterus, vagina, stomach, bile tract, spleen, duodenum, pancreas, ureters, kidneys), with or without undiscovered metastasis. Primary locally aggressive colonic and...
- Everyone wants a royal flush. Weston, Alannah // Saturday Night;Jul/Aug96, Vol. 111 Issue 6, p64
Reports on the increase in demand for colonic irrigation in Toronto, Ontario, after Princess Diana revealed that she regularly undergoes the process. Description of the process; Health benefits from the process.
- Colonic therapy. Challem, Jack // Natural Health;Nov/Dec96, Vol. 26 Issue 6, p129
Presents information on colonic irrigation, a deep therapeutic enema for detoxifying the body by removing fecal matter from the lower five feet of the digestive tract. Claimed healing benefits; Disadvantage of disrupting the natural balance of intestinal bacteria; Process and cost; Contact...
- ANSWER. // Gut;Jun2008, Vol. 57 Issue 6, p849
The article presents an answer to a question regarding barium enema.
- Barium enema tips hazardous. // Nutrition Health Review: The Consumer's Medical Journal;Winter91, Issue 57, p13
Reports that the largest manufacturer of barium enema tips in the United States is recalling its latex-containing products because users have experienced serious allergic reactions. Possible deadly reactions due to water-soluble proteins in latex.
- I Tried a Colonic. Althoff, Susanne // Natural Health;Mar2001, Vol. 31 Issue 2, p41
Recounts experience on having a colonic irrigation treatment in Brighton, Massachusetts. Purpose of having the hydrotherapy treatment; Preparation for the procedure; Diet suggestions offered by Connie Jones, founder of the New England School of Colon Hydrotherapy; Assessment of the enema.