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 ?
64 days
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Wait Times

90%

Communitysort descending Facility Wait Time
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
31 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
44 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
69 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
153 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
84 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
44 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
11 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
15 days

50%

Communitysort descending Facility Wait Time
Antigonish
St. Martha's Regional Hospital
13 days
Bridgewater
South Shore Regional Hospital
21 days
Halifax
QEII Health Sciences Centre (All Sites)
21 days
Kentville
Valley Regional Hospital
7 days
New Glasgow
Aberdeen Hospital
63 days
Sydney
Cape Breton Regional Hospital
35 days
Truro
Colchester East Hants Health Centre
5 days
Yarmouth
Yarmouth Regional Hospital
5 days

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