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Colon irrigation system

Summary Information: Colon irrigation system

Colon irrigation system: A colon irrigation system is a medical device intended to deliver a large amount of water to the colon through a tube inserted into the rectum, with the purpose of emptying the contents and cleansing the lower colon. The container of fluid is attached to a nozzle and can be dispensed under a controlled pressure, temperature, and rate of flow. The device may also include a modified toilet to aid in disposable of the colonic contents. Colon cleansing systems are intended to "detoxify" the body, but they can cause side effects, such as dehydration and metabolic deficiencies.

Diseases Related To Medical Device: Colon irrigation system

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Other Names For Colon irrigation system

  • Colonic irrigation system
  • Colon cleansing system

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