A Barium Enema X-Rays To View The Colon-Rectum.A barium enema is taken for X-rays to view the colon and rectum as prescribed by the doctor. This is also called a colon X-ray or lower GI exam. A barium enema can help diagnose changes in your large intestine, colon and rectum.
Your doctor will confirm that your body has healed before reversing the ileostomy. To detect inflammation, polyps, or cancer in the colon or rectum Your doctor may recommend a barium enema.
A Barium Enema X-Rays To View The Colon-Rectum
The major part of the digestive system are the colon and the rectum also called the gastrointestinal tract. These organs help process food that the body does not use, which becomes waste (faeces).
the largest part of the large intestine is The colon. It empties into the rectum. The rectum empties into the anus. Where the excreta exits the body.