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Will preforming enema at the onset of a stomach virus help get over it faster? (Since you're helping your body get rid of it)

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Dr. Minghsun Liu
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease

In brief: Unlikely.

Enema only affect a portion of the gastrointestinal tract.
And most of the pathology of a gastroenteritis occurs inside the lining of the gastrointestinal tract and probably won't be "washed out" by an enema.

In brief: Unlikely.

Enema only affect a portion of the gastrointestinal tract.
And most of the pathology of a gastroenteritis occurs inside the lining of the gastrointestinal tract and probably won't be "washed out" by an enema.
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