The 2 Main Fluoroscopy Procedures (these tests assist physicians in diagnosing problems of the digestive tract):
1. Upper GI (barium swallow)
– Used to evaluate the GI tract including the esophagus, stomach, duodenum (first section of the small intestine or, small bowel), and the colon.
2. Barium Enema
– Examines Large Bowel (colon) & Rectum
Are Fluoroscopy Procedures Safe? “Uhh yea!”
See the fluoroscopy machine used for the procedures