Diatrizoate enemas: Facts and fallacies of colonic toxicity

B. P. Wood, Richard W Katzberg, D. H. Ryan, F. E. Karch

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Rats were given enemas of Gastrografin in two strengths, Renografin-76 and Tween-80 in a 10% dilution. There were no deleterious effects on the colons with these media used in volumes to fill the colon. Severe changes resulted from volumes which produced overdistention.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)441-444
Number of pages4
Issue number2
StatePublished - 1978
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Radiological and Ultrasound Technology


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