Synonyms for barium-enema

1. barium enema (n.)

enema in which a contrast medium (usually barium sulfate) is injected into the rectum and X-rays are taken to search for lesions


2. barium (n.)

a soft silvery metallic element of the alkali earth group; found in barite


3. enema (n.)

an injection of a liquid through the anus to stimulate evacuation; sometimes used for diagnostic purposes