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Look at the water soluble contrast and what kV
When you do a small bowel follow thru, what’s
the termination point?
When doing a BE, what position is helpful in demonstrating polyps?
What creates feathery appearance in jejunum?
parts of intestine
WHATS THE WIDEST PART OF THE INTESTINE
whats the longest part of the small intestine
whats the fuzziest part of the intestine
What pathology is sometimes known as sliding or
What are contraindications for using barium?
Gross bleeding, severe diarrhea, obstruction and inflammatory conditions suchas appendicitis
Know time NPO Upper GI requirements.
NPO < 1 year4 hours,
NPO >1year 6 hours
Know KV requirements for digital for single and
100-125 kV single contrast,
90-100 kV double contrast
How many parts to the duodenum?
What is the term for the involuntary muscular
contraction in the alimentary canal?
What is the junction of esophagus and stomach
How much do you rotate for thoracic oblique?
70degree oblique from plane of table,
thorax 20 degrees from lateral
Where do you center for cervical, thoracic and
Cspine center to pass through C4, Tspine center to T&, (3-4” belowjugular notch or 1-2” below sternal angle)
What vertebra has odontoid?
Dens is part of the C2 (axis)
Know ribs. Which ones are true, floating and false?
True ribs 1-7,
False Ribs 8-12,
Floating Ribs 11 & 12