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An upper GI series looks at the upper and middle sections of the gastrointestinal tract. The test uses barium contrast material, fluoroscopy, and X-ray.

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The upper GI exam is performed to assess frequent heartburn or stomach pain, or if your doctor suspects an ulcer or gastric reflux (food or acid coming back ...

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The Upper gastrointestinal tract radiography (GI) is an x-ray examination of the pharynx, esophagus, stomach and first part of the small intestine ...

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Aug 27, 2020 ... Tearing of the gastrointestinal tract. A tear in your esophagus or another part of your upper digestive tract may require hospitalization, ...

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Nov 22, 2018 ... During a routine upper GI exam we look at the lining of your esophagus, stomach and the first part of the small intestine (known as the ...

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Upper gastrointestinal tract radiography or “Upper GI” uses a form of real-time X-ray called fluoroscopy and a barium-based contrast material or a water ...

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What is the test?A barium swallow, or upper GI series, is an x-ray test used to examine the upper digestive tract (the esophagus, stomach, ...

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Performing an upper GI series test in children poses unique challenges. Diagnostic Radiology at Boston Children's provides a soothing, kid-friendly environment ...

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Fluoroscopy is also used during an upper GI series. Fluoroscopy lets the radiologist see the barium as it moves through your upper GI tract. It's like an X-ray ...

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

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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 (also ...