Rectal perforations due to glycerin enemas GE typically occur when the patient is in a seated or lordotic standing position. Once the perforation occurs and peritonitis results, death is usually inevitable. We describe two cases of rectal perforation and fistula caused by a GE. An year-old woman presented with a large rectal perforation and a fistula just after receiving a GE. Her case was further complicated by an abscess in the right rectal wall. The second patient was a year-old woman who suffered from a rectovesical fistula after a GE.
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Diverticula of the colon are the most common cause of lower gastrointestinal bleeding in adults. In cases of persistent loss of blood or severe acute hemorrhage, treatment is required. However, if these modern intervention techniques are inadequate, surgical resection of the colon may be required. Diverticular bleeding often concerns patients with a high surgical risk, so a less invasive treatment is preferable. A forgotten but excellent treatment, namely that of the obsolete barium contrast enema to staunch diverticular bleeding, is the focus of this case series.