What Do You Know About The Gastrointestinal (GI) X-ray?

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What Do You Know About The Gastrointestinal (GI) X-ray?

Gastrointestinal (GI) X-ray is a safely noninvasive examination which uses fluoroscopy and a contrast material to produce images of the stomach and related organs. Take this quiz to find out more.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Upper gastrointestinal tract radiography uses a form of real-time X-ray called...
    • A. 

      Fluroscopy

    • B. 

      Baroscopy

    • C. 

      Fluoroscopy

    • D. 

      Barescopy

  • 2. 
    When undergoing the X-ray, one's stomach must be...
    • A. 

      Empty

    • B. 

      Full

    • C. 

      Half-empty

    • D. 

      Half-full

  • 3. 
    The X-ray is an examination of one of the following except...
    • A. 

      Esophagus

    • B. 

      Stomach

    • C. 

      Diaphragm

    • D. 

      Duodenum

  • 4. 
    The name of the orally ingested contrast material is...
    • A. 

      Berrylium

    • B. 

      Promethazine

    • C. 

      Barium

    • D. 

      Berrilium

  • 5. 
    This procedure can detect the following except...   
    • A. 

      Tumor

    • B. 

      Inflammation

    • C. 

      Ulcers

    • D. 

      Skin cancer

  • 6. 
    It helps in diagnosing the cause of symptoms such as...
    • A. 

      Difficulty in swallowing

    • B. 

      Chest and abdominal pain

    • C. 

      Unexplained vomiting

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 7. 
    Under normal circumstances, the examination is completed within...
    • A. 

      10 minutes

    • B. 

      20 minutes

    • C. 

      30 minutes

    • D. 

      40 minutes

  • 8. 
    Risks involved in this examination include...
    • A. 

      Radiation is harmful for developing babies

    • B. 

      The orally ingested materials can cause an allergy

    • C. 

      All of the above

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 9. 
    What kind of clothing is recommended for the examination?
    • A. 

      Tight fitting cloth

    • B. 

      Loose, comfortable cloth

    • C. 

      Short cloth

    • D. 

      Long cloth

  • 10. 
    Under normal circumstances, results are ready between...
    • A. 

      1-2 days

    • B. 

      3-4 days

    • C. 

      5-6 days

    • D. 

      7-8 days

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