A 33-year-old male asked:
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can a lower gi or barium enema detect ulcerative colitis?

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Dr. Cesar Sturla
34 years experience Internal Medicine
Maybe: Only direct vissualization with scope ( sigmiod or colonoscopy ) with biopsy can. Lower GI and barium enema can detect inflammation of mucosa and suggested, but you still need to have sigmoid or colonoscopy.
Answered on Jun 10, 2014

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