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Upper GI Series

Pronunciation: (UH-pur jee-eye SEE-reez)

X-rays of the esophagus, stomach, and duodenum. The patient swallows barium first. Barium makes the organs show up on x-rays. Also called barium meal.

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Upper Avon
Upper Avon River
upper balcony
Upper Bench
upper berth
upper bound
upper cannon
Upper Carboniferous
Upper Carboniferous period
upper case
upper class
Upper covert
upper crust
upper deck
Upper Egypt
Upper GI Endoscopy
-- Upper GI Series --
upper hand
upper jaw
upper jawbone
Upper Layer Protocol
Upper leather
upper limit
upper mantle
upper memory block
Upper Paleolithic
Upper Peninsula
upper respiratory infection
upper respiratory tract
upper side
Upper Side-Band modulation
Upper strake
upper surface
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