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Why would a doctor recommend a barium swallow?

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Dr. John Munshower
Family Medicine
3 doctors agree

In brief: Help Diagnose you

A barium swallow ("ugi") will help diagnose issues you may be complaining about in your stomach area.
Sometimes a "small bowel follow-through" is added to check further down the intestinal area. Best wishes.

In brief: Help Diagnose you

A barium swallow ("ugi") will help diagnose issues you may be complaining about in your stomach area.
Sometimes a "small bowel follow-through" is added to check further down the intestinal area. Best wishes.
Dr. John Munshower
Dr. John Munshower
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Dr. Ronald Krauser
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
3 doctors agree

In brief: See details

To look for an problems with the esophagus or stomach primarily.
Your difficulty with swallowing was the specific reason in your case.

In brief: See details

To look for an problems with the esophagus or stomach primarily.
Your difficulty with swallowing was the specific reason in your case.
Dr. Ronald Krauser
Dr. Ronald Krauser
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