Defecography

Known as: Defecographies, proctography 
Radiographic examination of the process of defecation after the instillation of a CONTRAST MEDIA into the rectum.
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2009
2009
The purpose of this pictorial essay is to describe the main morpho- functional imaging features, physiological and pathological… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Defecating proctography has been traditionally used to assess patients with evacuatory dysfunction. More recently, dynamic… (More)
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1997
1997
OBJECTIVE The purpose of our study was to assess the role of multiparity and pelvic surgery, especially hysterectomy, on pelvic… (More)
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1995
1995
PURPOSE This study was designed to determine the accuracy of physical examination (as judged by four-contrast defecography) for… (More)
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Review
1994
Review
1994
PURPOSE This study was designed to analyze the frequency of different findings at defecography in patients with defecation… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
The contribution of evacuation proctography (EP) to the evaluation of pelvic prolapse was assessed in 74 consecutive patients. A… (More)
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1990
1990
The effective dose equivalent, as an expression of total patient risk for exposure to limited areas of the body, and gonadal… (More)
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1989
Highly Cited
1989
Forty seven healthy young volunteers underwent defecographic examination to determine the range of normal findings. Normality was… (More)
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Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
1984
Our simple method of defecography has proved to be more sensitive than clinical evaluation in the detection and description of… (More)
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1984
Highly Cited
1984
To solve frequently encountered clinical problems in the anorectal area, we have developed a simplified dynamic method of… (More)
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