X-ray Barium Upper Gastrointestinal & Follow Through - Test, Procedure & Cost

X-ray Barium Upper Gastrointestinal & Follow Through

X-ray Barium Upper Gastrointestinal & Follow Through

What is an X-ray Barium Meal Up GIT & Follow Through Test?

Upper Barium Gastrointestinal tests are used to examine the upper surface and contour of the gut. This test can detect tumors, polyps, and ulcers in the stomach, gullet, and upper gut region (duodenum).

Doctors usually prescribe an endoscopy instead of this test because barium tests include some radiation exposure. The test has several stages, including follow-up testing. 

Why is it done? 

  • To diagnose blood in the stools.
  • To determine the cause of bowel changes
  • To diagnose possible stomach and small intestine cancer
  • To diagnose non-specific stomach pain

What is the Procedure for the Barium Meal Up Git & Follow Through Radiograph Test?

The X-Ray technician will explain. 

How does one prepare for the test? 

  • You should wear loose-fitting clothing. Also, it is advised to fast the day before the test to ensure an empty bowel.
  • Avoid the test if you're pregnant. 

After Care: 

No care is required.

Cost of X-ray Barium Upper Gastrointestinal & Follow Through

The price of the X-Ray imaging for the Barium Meal Up Git & Follow Through Test in Delhi starts at INR 4000.

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Test Type X-ray Barium Upper Gastrointestinal & Follow Through
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X-ray Barium Upper Gastrointestinal & Follow Through (X-ray)

Preparation
  • 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.
Reporting

4-6 hours

Test Price: ₹ 4000
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