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Gastric emptying scintigraphy test - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   Hi, I was wondering if you could tell what an abnormal test result would be for a Gastric emptying scintigraphy test?
Doctor :   sure
Doctor :   Please provide these details: Age, Gender, Location, Occupation, Marital status, Height and Weight
User :   I'm currently experiencing several symptoms of what I believe could be an intestinal blockage
User :   33, Female, NH, Sales, Married, 5'6 and 155 lbs
User :   I had a procedure done in 2005 (abdominal sacral colpopexy) and have had digestive problems ever since.
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   could u please tyep in the report u have
User :   report?
User :   it says 204 minutes
Doctor :   yes
User :   hellp?
User :   hello?
Doctor :   gastric emptying scintigraphy test will permit evaluation of how ingested food moves through your stomach and gastrointestinal
User :   I know - and my test result says it took 204 minutes...
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   any other medical problems
Doctor :   u have other than this
Doctor :   i mean any symptoms

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