Upper GI Series - Nova Scotia Health Authority

Service/Procedure Summary

An upper gastrointestinal series is a set of x-rays taken to examine the esophagus, stomach, and small intestine. For this procedure, the patient drinks a chalky liquid containing barium which outlines the interior of the organs as it passes through.

Nova Scotia
90% of people served within ?
105 days
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Wait Times

90%

Community Facility Wait Time
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
19 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
67 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
69 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
72 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
117 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
163 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
199 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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50%

Community Facility Wait Time
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
8 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
12 days
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
19 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
33 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
53 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
56 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
101 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
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