Routine double-contrast barium meal: appearance of normal duodenal papillae. Academic Article uri icon

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abstract

  • The ampulla of Vater and accessory papilla were demonstrated in 72 and 26%, respectively, of 150 patients examined by routine double-contrast barium meals. A simple technique is described for achieving routine hypotonic duodenograms using intravenous glucagon or buscopan.

publication date

  • 1980