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UGISUnione Giornalisti Italiani Scientifici (Italian: Italian Scientific Journalists Union; est. 1966)
UGISUniCredit Global Information Services (UniCredit Group)
UGISUpper Gastrointestinal Series
UGISUgliest Girl in School
UGISUndergraduate and Interdisciplinary Studies (university department)
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Evidence of leakage at radiological upper gastrointestinal series.
Upper gastrointestinal series showed the presence of an intraluminal duodenal diverticulum of about 8 cm in length and a partially occluded duodenal lumen (figure 1).
The approach places emphasis on the role of the upper gastrointestinal series, endoscopy, endoscopic ultrasound, multidetector computed tomography, MRI, and positron emission tomography/CT in the diagnosis, staging, and follow-up of patients, as well as the strengths and limitations of this imaging and the most recent epidemiologic, pathologic, and therapeutic concepts.
I had to attend support groups, have a physical therapy and dietetic evaluation, complete an evaluation by a specialized psychologist, and undergo a gallbladder ultrasound and an upper gastrointestinal series. Another requirement was to lose 5% of my body weight before they would schedule my surgery.
An upper gastrointestinal series was performed using gastrografin, followed by thin barium, neither one of which demonstrated extravasation from the duodenal repairs, and she was started on an oral diet.
The patient gave a history of having been treated by another physician for gastric distress and the possibility that he might need an upper gastrointestinal series or a small bowel follow-through to further evaluate his symptoms.
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