X-Ray Barium Enema Single Contrast - Test, Procedure & Cost

X-Ray Barium Enema Single Contrast

X-Ray Barium Enema Single Contrast

A barium enema is an X-ray imaging procedure used to examine the lower intestinal system. Symptoms including abdominal pain, bowel changes, and chronic diarrhea may lead your doctor to order this test.

Why is it done? 

  • To diagnose blood in the stools and suspected colorectal cancer. 
  • • To determine the reason for any change in bowel habits.
  • • To check for rectum obstructions.
  • • To identify non-specific stomach pain.

What is the procedure for the X-Ray Barium Enema Single Contrast test?

The X-Ray technician will explain. 

How does one prepare for the test? 

  • Before the procedure, get a blood urea and creatinine test to evaluate renal function and contrast safety.
  • To avoid interference, you must properly clear your bowels before the test. Do not eat, drink, or smoke. Barium may cause constipation. Drinking enough water can help.
  • As the radiation may damage the baby, pregnant women should advise radiologic technologists of their condition. 

After care: 

No care is required.

The cost of an X-Ray Barium Enema Single Contrast Test in Delhi

A Barium Enema Double Contrast Test X-Ray imaging cost varies by region and facility. So, get tested at reputable labs like Ganesh Diagnostic. It is staffed by specialists who ensure patient and visitor safety.



Test Type X-Ray Barium Enema Single Contrast

X-Ray Barium Enema Single Contrast (Digital X-Rays)

  • Remove the object that contains Metal, such as Jewellery, Hair Clips, Watches, Rings, or any other similar object from scanning part of the body, so as to avoid a bright or blank spot on the diagnostic film.
  • You must inform the technologist, radiology nurse, and/or physician if you have allergies, are pregnant, breastfeeding, or are on medication.
  • Minimum 4 hours fasting required.
  • You can drink water.
  • Doctor’s Prescription.
  • Bring all documents related to medical history (if any).
  • Carry your ID Proof.

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