A Controlled Study of an HIV/AIDS/STI/TB Intervention with Traditional Healers in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa
Soms´e et al. (1998) found
that three out of four healers in the Central African Republic
reported using enemas as a treatment method had reused en-
ema equipment without sterilization.
Atlas of Intestinal Stomas
Equipment: Patients are familiarized with the enema equip-
Hazards associated with anal erotic activity
… modes of transmission of infection are from person to per-
son via inadequately cleaned dildos used by different individuals for anal
penetration, or from anal and then vaginal penetration by the same person;
via inadequately cleaned enema equipment used by different individuals …
Colonoscopic diagnosis of amebiasis: a case series and systematic review
… cover spontaneously without treatment, while others (4–10 %)
will develop disease within the first year of exposure, primar-
ily through fecal-contaminated food or water containing cysts
of E. histolytica, or rarely anal or oral sex or contaminated enema equipment [1, 7].
HIV/AIDS/STI/TB knowledge, beliefs and practices of traditional healers in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa.
A minority reported unsafe practices in terms of reuse of razor blades on more than one patients and the reuse of enema equipment without sterilization, and two-thirds used gloves when carrying out scarifications.
Tropical and Parasitic Infections in the Intensive Care Unit
Infection is acquired by ingestion of cysts contaminating food or water,
and occasionally, by mechanical transfer, e.g. by unsterile enema equipment (20).
MR virtual colonography using hyperpolarized 3 He as an endoluminal contrast agent: Demonstration of feasibility
A gas handling bag (Jensen Inert Products, Coral
Springs, FL) containing the hyperpolarized 3
He was at-
tached to barium enema equipment to allow delivery of
the hyperpolarized gas into the rectum.
Enteroclysis: The small bowel enema
Faster flow enema equipment .
Review of literature on diseases of the colon and rectum
Miller, R. E. Faster-flow enema equipment .
objects include enema equipment , sticks, candles, vibrators, scissors, knives, hair
rollers, needles, religious symbols, and vacuum cleaner parts (Vandiver, 2006).