Hematochezia and the False Negative Meckel's Scan: A Continued Need for Barium Studies

Gebarski, K. Stiennon; Byrne, William J.; Gebarski, Stephen S.; Wesley, John R.; Coran, Arnold G.
October 1985
American Journal of Gastroenterology;Oct1985, Vol. 80 Issue 10, p781
Academic Journal
A patient with hematochezia and a false negative Meckel's scan is presented. A Meckel's diverticulum was subsequently diagnosed on barium small bowel follow-through. Meckel's diverticulum is discussed with emphasis on the relationship of barium and radionuclide studies.


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