contrast study

contrast study

Imaging An imaging procedure in which a contrast medium is introduced to enhance the image of a particular body region or structure. See Contrast medium &ensp. ;.
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Preoperative investigations included upper gastrointestinal (UGI) contrast study, milk scan, UGI endoscopy, and barium swallowing assessment.
[14] Contrast study was done for better characterisation of the lesions which were seen to subside in follow up MRI after course of anti-tubercular therapy.
Upper gastrointestinal contrast study in the management of small bowel obstruction--a prospective randomised study.
My daughter has been advised an MRI of her brain with contrast study. It is an expensive test, costing more than Rs40,000 from private hospitals.
Usefulness of sonography in evaluating children suspected of malrotation: Comparison with an upper gastrointestinal contrast study. J Ultrasound Med 2015; 34: 1825-32.
All studies were unremarkable except for the echocardiogram, which revealed a positive bubble contrast study consistent with a patent foramen ovale (PFO) without an associated atrial septal aneurysm.
Contrast study of the upper gastrointestinal tract and contrast-enhanced computed tomography can identify a GD.
The upper GI and small bowel follow-through contrast study showed no definite evidence of abnormal bowel dilatation or obstruction.
Contrast study performed under fluoroscopy is another common modality used in evaluation of suspected duplication.
A full physical examination, history, and radiographs (X-rays) generally tell the story, although a contrast study may be required to verify the blockage and locate where it is along the intestinal tract.
Due to his persistent bolus sensation and difficulty swallowing, an upper gastrointestinal contrast study (Philips Medical Systems 64, Eindhoven, Holland) was performed and revealed a large filling defect causing obstruction at the distal oesophagus together with proximal oesophageal dilatation (Figure 1a.