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Synonyms for colonic

a water enema given to flush out the colon

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cellulose) works by increasing the bulk of the stool, thereby distending the colon and stimulating colonic contraction.
Colonic contractions were recorded using the PowerLab system and Chart 5 software (AD instrument Ltd.
Interstitial cells of Cajal are interposed between the nerve cells, which we know control the degree of force of colonic contractions, and the muscle cells, which actually produce the contractions.
The procedures were carried out over 10-45 minutes, depending on the presence or absence of colonic contractions.
Enemas and suppositories stimulate colonic contractions and soften stools.