A 35-year-old female asked:
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i have started doing mineral oil enema every wednesday.can i rinse with a saline enema after.

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Don't see a question: Understand your statement. Please consider resubmitting & including a clear and specific question. Thx.
Answered on Aug 27, 2018
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