Upper Gastrointestinal and Small Bowel Series

Upper Gastrointestinal and Small Bowel Series is a topic covered in the Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests.

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General

Synonym/Acronym:
Gastric radiography, stomach series, small bowel study, upper GI series, UGI.

Common Use:
To assess the esophagus, stomach, and small bowel for disorders related to obstruction, perforation, weight loss, swallowing, pain, cancer, reflux disease, ulcers, and structural anomalies.

Area Of Application:
Esophagus, stomach, and small intestine.

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