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Barium Enema for children

Barium Enema or 'The Poo Test'Show [+]Hide [-]

This test is to see why your child is having trouble pooing, or why they are having tummy pains.

More information

The test takes about 30 minutes.  

For further information, between 9.00am - 5.00pm Monday to Friday, please contact our radiographers on:

  • Tel: 0191 282 4429

You can download a PDF leaflet about Barium Enema for your child.


For more details about the Barium Enema, visit the NHS Choices website.




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