Glycerin Enema

An enema solution containing 5% glycerin, a trihydroxy alcohol with osmotic laxative activity. Upon rectal administration, glycerin enema creates an… (More)
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2017
2017
Rhubarb has been used as an evacuant for thousands of years. However, recent research has indicated that rhubarb inhibits… (More)
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2016
2016
A 94-year-old female patient with femoral neck fracture received 60 ml glycerin enema prior to surgery, according to the… (More)
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2016
2016
INTRODUCTION Glycerin is a rare sensitizer and is widely used for cosmetics, medicine, and food for its stable, nontoxic… (More)
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2012
2012
Rectal perforations due to glycerin enemas (GE) typically occur when the patient is in a seated or lordotic standing position… (More)
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2010
2010
We experienced a case of the complications following glycerin enema which suggested malignant hyperthermia. A 73-year-old man… (More)
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2008
2008
A 76-year-old man with liver cirrhosis, a chronic defecation disorder and a refractory hepatic encephalopathy was hospitalized… (More)
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2007
2007
BACKGROUND The purpose of the present paper was to evaluate the efficacy of probiotics (Lactobacillus casei rhamnosus, Lcr35) for… (More)
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2007
2007
A 57-year-old man with lung tumor was scheduled for right middle lobectomy under general anesthesia. The patient received… (More)
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2007
2007
BACKGROUND A delay in reaching full enteral feeding is linked to poorer outcome in preterm neonates. Meconium retention has been… (More)
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1995
1995
Acute colonic ischemia is the most common form of intestinal ischemia. Nonocclusive ischemic colitis contributes to some of these… (More)
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