types of X-rays are taken at AHMT.
The various procedures that we carry
out at AHMT are
1. Barium studies (Barium swallow,
Upper GI series, Small intestinal studies, IC studies,
2. Intravenous urographic studies, cystograms, micturating
cystourethrograms, retrograde urethrograms.
4. Sinograms/ Fistulograms
Barium studies (meal, swallow, follow-through,
Using barium, an inert substance,
different parts of the gastro-intestinal tract are
Barium swallow for the esophagus
requires no preparation. Barium meal for the stomach
only needs six hours fasting and abstinence from smoking.
Barium enema, follow-through and enteroclysis need
a more detailed abdominal preparation, which will
be explained in detail when giving the appointment