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Preparation

In order to perform this examination satisfactorily, we ask that you follow the preparation instructions below that match your needs:

Upper GI Series

Day prior to the examination:
Nothing to eat or drink after midnight.

Day of the examination:
Do not eat or drink anything until after your examination has been completed.

Small Bowel Series

Day prior to the examination:
Nothing to eat or drink after midnight.

Day of the examination:
Do not eat or drink anything until after your examination has been completed. The time involved in this examination depends upon the function of the GI system.

Barium Enema

See detailed instructions here.