Preparation for GI Studies

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Main Hospital and Emergency Department

Urgent Care Center – Sports Village

Gastrointestinal Studies

Instructions for GI Studies (Upper and Lower)
Patient is to arrive 30 minutes prior to appointment to register.

Upper Gastrointestinal Study or UGI
Nothing to eat or drink after midnight. No smoking or chewing gum the morning of study.

Barium Enema
Light dinner the night before study. Nothing to eat after midnight. Patient to begin colon prep the day before study.

For more information use the links below.
Barium Enema
Upper GI
Barium Swallow