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Barium enema examination in acute appendicitis.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  947060     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
The barium enema examination is a safe technique for the prompt and accurate diagnosis of acute appendicitis. Properly performed and correctly interpreted, the examination can serve as a valuable tool for the diagnosis or exclusion of acute appendicitis when this is not possible by clinical and laboratory procedures.
Authors:
R N Berk
Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  JAMA     Volume:  236     ISSN:  0098-7484     ISO Abbreviation:  JAMA     Publication Date:  1976 Jul 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1976-09-01     Completed Date:  1976-09-01     Revised Date:  2014-09-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7501160     Medline TA:  JAMA     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  394-5     Citation Subset:  AIM; IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Acute Disease
Appendicitis / radiography*
Barium Sulfate / diagnostic use*
Humans
Chemical
Reg. No./Substance:
25BB7EKE2E/Barium Sulfate

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