Dog: Upper gastrointestinal study

A series of radiographs (x-rays) are taken following the oral administration of a special dye (barium). This dye passes through the esophagus, stomach and duodenum, highlighting these organs. The dye adds contrast and is shown on the radiographs to detect foreign objects, ulcers, hernias and other abnormalities.

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