Pediatric Radiology

, Volume 22, Issue 1, pp 8–11 | Cite as

Infant apnea and gastroesophageal reflux

  • H. Gomes
  • Ph. Lallemand
Selected Papers from the IPR Meeting in Stockholm, Sweden, 27–31 May 1991


The value of a combination of ultrasound studies and barium swallow examination in the analysis of temporal relationships between apnea and reflux is demonstrated. The two techniques allow acute apneic spells induced by gastroesophageal reflux to be documented and underlying specific digestive tract disorders demonstrated. The high incidence of digestive tract disorders in this area has been identified.


Public Health Barium Digestive Tract Gastroesophageal Reflux Temporal Relationship 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • H. Gomes
    • 1
  • Ph. Lallemand
    • 1
  1. 1.Service d'Imagerie PédiatriqueAMHReimsFrance

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