Fluoroscopy

Radiology department at RMI has digital GE fluoroscopy machine. Fluoroscopy  is a form of X-ray that enables to see internal organs and structures. It demonstrates real-time imaging that shows movement.  Fluoroscopy uses a continuous X-ray beam that is passed over the area of interest. During all procedures, a very low dose of ionizing radiation is used, which is modified according to patient’s habitus. A contrast material (dye) is introduced into the body through injection, swallowing or an enema. This dye allows the picture to be viewed clearly on a television monitor or screen.

Types of fluoroscopic exams include:

1.   Upper Gastrointestinal Series (Upper GI Series):

  • Barium swallow
  • Barium Meal
  • Barium Follow through

2.   Lower GI Series:

  • Barium Enema

3.   Hysterosalpingogram (Hystero /HSG):

  • An examination of a woman's uterus and fallopian tubes

4.   Fistulogram/Sinogram

5.   E.R.C.P

6.   T tube cholangiography

7.   MCUG

8.   Urethrography

9.   Loopogram

 

 

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