Medline ® Abstract for Reference 50
of 'Chronic functional constipation and fecal incontinence in infants and children: Treatment'
Severe colitis induced by soap enemas.
Orchard JL, Lawson R
South Med J. 1986;79(11):1459.
A patient had severe colitis after soap enemas for five days. Elimination of the soap enemas resulted in resolution of the colitis. We suggest that soap enemas be avoided.