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rectal tube

Known as: rectal tubes 
A hollow tube that is directed into the colon from the rectum.
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
BackgroundEndometriosis is a gynecological disease defined by the histological presence of endometrial glands and stroma outside… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
One of the major challenges in computer-aided detection (CAD) of polyps in CT colonography (CTC) is the reduction of false… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
One of the limitations of the current computer-aided detection (CAD) of polyps in CT colonography (CTC) is a relatively large… Expand
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2004
2004
PURPOSE To eliminate false-positive (FP) polyp detections on the rectal tube (RT) in CT colonography (CTC) computer-aided… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
PURPOSE To investigate the effects of hyoscine butylbromide and an inflatable rectal balloon catheter on luminal distention… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
PURPOSE: It is possible that implantation of viable malignant cells is one of the mechanisms of anastomotic recurrence in… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
BACKGROUND Virtual colonoscopy is a new method of imaging the colon in which thin-section, helical computed tomography (CT) is… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Background/Aims—While the social significance of flatus derives mainly from its odour, previous studies have focused on the non… Expand
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
The successful application of laparoscopic surgery to gallbladder disease and acute appendicitis has encouraged clinical… Expand
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1979
1979
Serum concentrations of diazepam and N-desmethyldiazepam were measured in six adult patients following administration of 10 mg… Expand
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