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What is it? An upper gastrointestinal (GI) series looks at the upper and middle sections of the gastrointestinal tract. The test uses barium contrast ...

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Dec 23, 2020 ... UDL and non-Dieulafoy upper GI bleeding (UGIB) were identified from the Nationwide Inpatient Sample and Nationwide Readmission Database ...

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Upper gastrointestinal tract radiography, also called an upper GI, is an x-ray examination of the esophagus, stomach and first part of the small intestine ...

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The upper gastrointestinal tract begins with the mouth and continues with the esophagus (food pipe) which carries food to the stomach. The stomach secretes a ...

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An endoscopy is a gastroenterological procedure used to study the upper digestive system. A long, flexible tube with a tiny video camera in the tip is ...

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Taken together, cancers of the esophagus, stomach, and small intestine are the second highest cause of digestive cancer mortality after colon cancer.

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An upper GI series (gastrointestinal series) uses a special x-ray technology called fluoroscopy and a contrast agent called barium to show the structure of ...

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Upper gastrointestinal (GI) series ... An upper GI series is an imaging test that uses a contrast medium called barium and x-rays to produce pictures of the upper ...

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Nov 19, 2018 ... Besides the esophagus, organs of the upper gastrointestinal (GI) tract include the mouth, pharynx, and stomach. These hollow organs are all ...

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What is the gastrointestinal tract? The GI tract is the pathway food takes from your mouth, through the esophagus, stomach, small and large intestine. In the GI ...

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Mar 21, 2018 ... Diseases of the upper gastrointestinal (GI) tract can be evaluated by a variety of imaging modalities, including barium fluoroscopy, CT, ...