Defecography

Defecography2017-05-05T20:07:35+00:00

MR Defecography is an MRI procedure performed for the evaluation of constipation and fecal incontinence. This procedure allows the radiologist and referring physician to evaluate compartments of the pelvis including the vagina, cervix, uterus, and rectum.

Charter Radiology uses specific patient preparation for the procedure which will be given at the time of scheduling the procedure.

Indications

  • Bladder diverticulum
  • Vaginal prolapse
  • Rectal prolapse
  • Rectal intussusceptions