Barium Enema - Risks

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Published: April 04

When the barium enema procedure was finished the barium was only partially drained from my bottom. On the way home I thought I was passing gas and my pants were full of the barium solution. Why didn't the doctor tell me this could happen! I was glad I drove myself, it would have been very embarrassing if it had happened in a friend’s car!.

Published: October 06

The barium enema hurt when it went in too deep..