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... Has anyone with acid reflux have a video swallow study done? ... (0 replies)
... I've had multiple endoscopies and a couple Barium Swallows and Modified Esophagrams. The Barium Swallow is a good 'tool' to help you get a better picture of what is happening. ... (5 replies)
Barium swallow?
Sep 24, 2012
... If I recall correctly, my Barium Swallows took about 30 minutes. They use a video x-ray to watch the drink/food you consume with Barium as it goes down your esophagus and into your stomach. They will put you on a tilt table to see what happens when you are in various positions after consuming the Barium. My Barium swallows showed that I was aspirating acid the first... (1 replies)

... Since May 1st - I cannot eat any solids. I have been pureeing all my foods and sticking with liquids or very soft foods (cookies & cake dunked in milk). I cannot get the food past my throat and if I do - I reflux and it feels very uncomfortable. I have to burp a lot to get the food down. I've had 2 EGD's with dilation (1 time), (found ulcers and severe inflammation,... (0 replies)
... Did you have a video swallow study done? ... (1 replies)
Video Stroboscopy
Jun 22, 2005
... Hi, Yes I had this done a couple of months ago. My ENT sent me to a speech therapist that performed the test. It is not painful. The video probe was put towards the back of my mouth and then I spoke certain words, sentences, vowels, etc. and it is recorded on video. ... (10 replies)
Apr 11, 2005
... Yes I am still feeling this way. I had a video swallow study done not barium esophogram..which showed I had a weak swallow. I have not been back to my ENT or my GI since they were both on vacation. ... (1 replies)
... I do like Jamie Koufman's info too. My favorite it The Chronic Cough Enigma. Even if you don't have a cough, she goes in-depth into LPR (silent reflux), which would by your lump in the throat feeling since the acid is making it past your UES. For me, taking the PPI's twice a day was needed to help the throat heal. I also took an H2 blocker before bed. In addition to the... (5 replies)
... I have environmentally triggered asthma and had absolutely no idea how much the acid was impacting my lungs so much since the symptoms were the same. My pulmonologist had me complete an Esophagram and Modified Barium Swallow. They have you eat various foods/textures and drink things with Barium. You can watch what is happening on the live video x-ray. They have a Speech... (12 replies)
... You mention having trouble getting stuff down. Have you had an Esophagram and Barium Swallow or a Manometry yet? ... (5 replies)
... he taste. I had an Esophagram also. For that, they had me consume the Barium in hard and soft foods, in addition to the liquid. The hardest part of the Barium Swallow was when they had me take the 'fizzy' stuff. They won't let you belch it up because they want the pictures. A bit unpleasant, but over quickly. ... (14 replies)
... ray that they use to watch as you swallow liquids and various solids. ... (3 replies)
... If you are looking for confirmation that this is your problem, a Modified Esophagram and Barium Swallow test is a good option. ... (2 replies)
... Another video is Big Sugar, Sweet, White and Deadly. See how much money these guys are making off the way we eat. It's hideous to see so much suffering and the big corps. ... (15 replies)
... It does sound like the other test is a Barium Swallow or Esophagram. ... (1 replies)
... If you want confirmation of the surgery and if you are having actual reflux problems, it might be worth asking for a Barium Swallow and Esophagram. ... (4 replies)
... I've had 4 upper endoscopies with biopsies that all confirm no damage to my esophagus. I've had 4 24 hr pH tests. 3 of them have come back confirming 'extremely severe reflux. One was an upper probe that confirmed the acid was coming up into my throat. My primary symptoms of reflux have been a chronic cough, asthma problems, an incredibly irritated throat and at times... (4 replies)
Nov 3, 2012
... The other testing which I found extremely useful was a modified Barium Swallow and Esophagram. ... (6 replies)
... One of the tests that was really great at helping me get a good look at what was going on was the Barium Swallow and Esophagram. ... (2 replies)
... Hello Mountain Reader Can you please describe how the ResTech pH probe works? Do you wear it for 24 hours and it sits only in your throat above the UES? Does it make it difficult to eat? I'm suffering from strange throat pains with swallowing, and foreign body sensations after swallowing a bone. I was on Prevacid for two weeks in case LPR was hindering with the healing,... (55 replies)

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