2nd (proper) Upper GI X-Ray w/contrast

Date
December 1, 2021
Type
X-Ray

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X-ray examination of the gastrointestinal tract: check-up and contrast conducted until 24 weeks of age hours. Review study The organ outline of the abdominal cavity is a bit obliterated without X-ray signs of the presence of free fluid in the area of the peritoneal cavity - motor blur. Stomach not dilated, filled with gas, with a thickened mucosa. In the central part of the abdominal cavity, a dilated large intestine is visible - along its entire length - filled with gas - before the examination, suppositories were administered to empty the intestine of fecal masses glycerin. Small intestine loops segmented, gas-filled - no advanced symptoms obstruction. Contrast test Esophagus without any noticeable changes in the X-ray image. The onset of evacuation of the contrast agent from the stomach is accelerated, after administration of the contrast agent immediately visualized in the area of the small intestines. After 15 minutes the contrast material is slightly visible in the stomach (mucosa coating) and on the area of the entire small intestines. After 60 minutes, the stomach was completely emptied of contrast agent and the small intestines were full unevenly, with symptoms of inflammatory changes in the mucosa. The contrast medium has reached the iliac-colonic opening and has appeared in the colon. After 120 minutes, the contrast agent was visualized in the small intestines, partially dilated filled with a contrast agent and gas and at the mouth of the initial section colon. After 180 minutes, the image was similar, most of the contrast agent was located in the small intestines in the iliac intestine - wall flow. After 240 minutes, the contrast agent was slightly visualized in the iliac intestines and in the area the ascending colon, the transverse colon and the initial segment of the descending colon. After 24 hours, no contrast agent was found in the gastrointestinal tract. No gastrointestinal obstruction was found in the contrast test and the presence of a foreign body. The X-ray image shows significant disturbances in intestinal passage - probably acceleration related to inflammatory changes in the small intestine - duodenum / jejunum. Intestinal biopsy to be considered for histopathological evaluation of the mucosa.

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