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GP referred me for eccess burping to ENT Doctor for Barium meal test for suspected Pharyngeal pouch as heard noise left side drinking water.ENT did Nasal Endoscopy and i said i have LPR Reflux.But would this procedure find Pharyngeal pouch alone?

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Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
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In brief: For pouch barium

meal test, endoscopy probably would not show the pouch or at least not as good as or as definitive as barium meal test.

In brief: For pouch barium

meal test, endoscopy probably would not show the pouch or at least not as good as or as definitive as barium meal test.
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