Service/Procedure Summary

A barium enema is a special x-ray of the large intestine, which includes the colon and rectum. Before x-rays are taken, a liquid called barium sulfate is placed in the rectum. Barium blocks x-rays providing an image that outlines the interior of the intestine.

Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
27 days
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Wait Times

90%

Communitysort descending Facility Wait Time
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
22 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
15 days
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
15 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
50 days

50%

Communitysort descending Facility Wait Time
Amherst
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
8 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
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Glace Bay
Glace Bay Healthcare Facility
9 days
North Sydney
Northside General Hospital
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Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
6 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
26 days

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