enema

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Synonyms for enema

an injection of a liquid through the anus to stimulate evacuation

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An air contrast enema is advocated as the preferred method by many pediatric surgeons, but since there is no clear consensus among radiologists of the best contrast enema option, this decision is best left to the pediatric surgeons performing the contrast enema procedure.
The pediatric surgeon consulted ordered an air contrast enema, which confirmed intussusception and successfully reduced the obstruction.