Tuesday, July 26, 2011

A Fill Appointment In Pictures!

The ferry ride to Bremerton, WA.

Surgeon's office
Fluroscope for precision guidance.

The RN who performs the fill procedure.  A medical
technician is also present to run the fluoroscope.

Locating the port.

Inserting the fill needle. 

First, the fluid is removed..


Swallowing barium to check flow-though rate
 between upper pouch and lower stomach.
The view on the way back to Seattle


  1. Cool! I hope it gives you what you need!

  2. I'm kinda jealous. I"ve never had a fluoroscope. I think it'd be fun to see that.