pictures were taken for cases with pyloric stenosis due to peptic ulcer disease and all 12 had dilated stomach and stasis of barium.
Patients in Group B were managed conservatively initially and upon resolution of the acute abdomen, they were subsequently investigated with Barium meal
follow-through and Mantoux test for establishing a definitive diagnosis.
Carroll E, Brennan E Radiation doses for barium enema and barium meal
examinations in Ireland: potential diagnostic reference levels.
The child had a colonoscopy, barium meal
, and later an MRI scan and lumbar puncture - without ethical approval, the panel was told.
According to Kobayashi, a tumor must measure in the 200-1000mg range to be detected by a barium meal
and x-ray program.
QI OFTEN feel queasy but no cause has been identified, despite scopes and a barium meal
The report also notes Dr Macklon made little or no direct attempt to speed up Mr Elder's barium meal
X-ray, which was eventually brought forward following intervention from the chief executive.
She had been due to have a barium meal
- a solution which helps when X-raying the upper alimentary canal - at 9.
One such physician, needing to be able to differentiate visually between two barium meals
fed to a patient, instructed the technician preparing the second barium meal
to ask for a food color from the kitchen with which to color the second meal.
I have had a barium meal
, X-rays and blood and urine tests which were all clear.
In 25% of patients, no investigations were performed; 75% of patients underwent endoscopy or ingested a barium meal
I was hospitalized twice and whole panels of doctors could not figure out what my illness stemmed from (I stopped short of a barium meal
they wanted me to ingest--no thanks
Twice my doctor sent me to have barium meal
tests at a hospital in case there was a cancer.
Otherwise, you may have a barium meal
X-ray-the stomach and intestines don't show up on ordinary X-rays, so you need to have something to create an outline.