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patient with pyloric stenosis ....

what is the best initial test

what is the confirmatory test

m confused with USG and Barium
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patient with pyloric stenosis ....

what is the best initial test

what is the confirmatory test

m confused with USG and Barium

i think sonogram is diagnostic test if the stenosis is not detected by physical exam.......not sure about it though
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i think sonogram is diagnostic test if the stenosis is not detected by physical exam.......not sure about it though
US is confirmatory but barium would be the most accurate although not necessary if US is performed. also more invasive than US.
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