Radiology of Abdomen, Pelvis, and Perineum -- Normal Barium Enema (BE)

The Structural Basis of Medical Practice -- Human Gross Anatomy

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Note:  This is a frontal (AP) film from a barium enema.  The patient is lying on the his back.  The patient was large and the entire colon could not fit on one film.  There has been reflux into the terminal ileum.

Identify -- rectum, sigmoid colon, transverse colon, ascending colon, cecum, terminal ileum

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