X-Ray Barium Meal Upper Gastrointestinal (GIT) - Test, Procedure & Cost)

x-ray barium meal upper gastrointestinal

X-Ray Barium Meal Upper Gastrointestinal

The Barium Meal Upper Gastrointestinal test examines the duodenum or small intestine. This test detects polyps, ulcers, and tumors in the small intestine or stomach.

Why is it done? 

  • To determine the reason for any bowel movement changes.
  • • To diagnose any suspected stomach or duodenal cancer,
  • • To diagnose a probable diverticular disease or duodenal polyps or cysts,
  • • To identify the etiology of non-specific abdominal pain.

What is the X-Ray Barium Meal Upper Gastrointestinal test procedure?

The X-ray technician will explain. 

How does one prepare for the test? 

  • You should wear loose-fitting clothing. It is best not to eat solids before the exam.
  • As the radiation may damage the baby, pregnant women should advise radiologic technologists of their condition. If necessary, steps can be taken to reduce radiation exposure.

After care: 

No care is required.

The cost of an X-Ray Barium Meal Upper Gastrointestinal

The cost of the X-ray Imaging for Barium Meal Upper Gastrointestinal Test varies by region and facility. So, get tested at trustworthy diagnostic centres like Ganesh Diagnostic. It is staffed by trained and experienced professionals to assure patient and visitor safety.

₹ 1250 2500 Pay Now Limited Offer


Test Type X-Ray Barium Meal Upper Gastrointestinal

X-Ray Barium Meal Upper Gastrointestinal (Digital X-Rays)

  • Remove the object that contains Metal, such as Jewellery, Hair Clips, Watches, Rings, or any other similar object from scanning part of the body, so as to avoid a bright or blank spot on the diagnostic film.
  • You must inform the technologist, radiology nurse, and/or physician if you have allergies, are pregnant, breastfeeding, or are on medication.
  • Minimum 4 hours fasting required.
  • You can drink water.
  • Doctor’s Prescription.
  • Bring all documents related to medical history (if any).
  • Carry your ID Proof.

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