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I Have Another Test Barium Enema

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    All Right Now !

     I went in yesterday for this after a long time coming.  I was so traumatized by the colonoscopy  because of the pain during and after, as well as in my mind.     So, I get there, was lead right back and straight to it !   ...
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    5 Responses May 19, 2009

    Monday Morning *sighs*

    Barium Enema Barium enema is a special x-ray of the large intestine, which includes the colon and rectum. Before x-rays are taken, a liquid called barium sulfate is placed in the rectum. The liquid is a type of contrast. Contrast highlights specific areas in the body, creating...
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    3 Responses Apr 11, 2009

    Not Doing It........

     Nope, and they can't make me !  The colonoscopy caused me such pain, and recovery was a week before I felt okay.   Not to mention the trauma  of the pain that there was not supposed to be.     I am keeping my appointment however. I am...
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    4 Responses Apr 12, 2009
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