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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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Review
2012
Review
2012
AbstractObjectiveTo update quality standards for CT colonography based on consensus among opinion leaders within the European… Expand
Review
2007
Review
2007
PurposeThis study was designed to review the outcomes of emergent treatment of sigmoid colon volvulus.MethodsThe records of 827… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
  • R. Mehta, A. John, +4 authors B. V.
  • Journal of gastroenterology and hepatology
  • 2006
  • Corpus ID: 20103044
Aim:  To evaluate predictors of neostigmine response in patients with acute colonic pseudo‐obstruction. 
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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Review
2006
Review
2006
PURPOSE To assess retrospectively the incidence, clinical features, and treatment of colonic perforation at computed tomographic… Expand
Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
PURPOSE To investigate the effects of hyoscine butylbromide and an inflatable rectal balloon catheter on luminal distention… Expand
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
Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
The successful application of laparoscopic surgery to gallbladder disease and acute appendicitis has encouraged clinical… Expand
Highly Cited
1933
Highly Cited
1933
Of the many hollow tubes which serve the body economy, the alimentary canal is the only one which communicates with the surface… Expand