Follow-up barium study after a negative water-soluble contrast examination for suspected esophageal leak: is it necessary?

Abstract

The purpose of this study was to determine the value of follow-up barium esophogram in diagnosing esophageal injury or leak if the initial water-soluble contrast examination of the esophagus is normal. An institutional review board (IRB)-approved retrospective review of all pediatric patients less than 18 years old referred to the radiology department for… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s10140-015-1329-2

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