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This study is looking at 3 different types of enemas used before receptive anal intercourse in men who have sex with men (MSM). We are investigating whether the enemas cause any damage to the lining of the colon, how far up the colon the enemas travel after they are given, and how much study participants like using each of the enemas.
Allocation: Randomized, Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment, Masking: Double Blind (Subject, Investigator), Primary Purpose: Prevention
Fleets enema, tap water enema, Normosol-R enema
Johns Hopkins University
Johns Hopkins University
Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-26T22:29:54-0400
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A solution or compound that is introduced into the RECTUM with the purpose of cleansing the COLON or for diagnostic procedures.
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Human Immuno Deficiency Virus (HIV)
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