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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.
Pike BF, Phillippi PJ, Lawson EH Jr
N Engl J Med. 1971;285(4):217.