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Rectal cancer, x-ray

Rectal cancer, X-ray

Overview

A barium enema in a patient with cancer of the rectum.

Review Date 7/11/2017

Updated by: Michael M. Phillips, MD, Clinical Professor of Medicine, The George Washington University School of Medicine, Washington, DC. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, Brenda Conaway, Editorial Director, and the A.D.A.M. Editorial team.