This x-ray is used to find out what is wrong inside your child's stomach.
The examination takes about 15 minutes. If your child is a baby, this will be done lying down on the x-ray table. Older children may stand up for part of the examination.
For further information between 9.00am - 5.00pm, Monday to Friday, please contact one of our Radiographers on:
For more details about Barium Meals, you can visit the patient.co.uk website.
You can also download a PDF leaflet about the Barium Meal to give your child more information.