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how long does barium enema take?

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Dr. Alain Ades
38 years experience Gastroenterology
Barium enema: About 20 minutes. Usually wothless procedure.
Answered on Sep 1, 2012
Dr. Michael Korona
32 years experience Interventional Radiology
Check out: Radiologyinfo.Org for discussion about barium enema. May still need other tests such as endoscopy or ct scan of abdomen / pelvis depending on your symptoms.
Answered on Jan 1, 2014

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