Nuclear Medicine Gastric Emptying Study

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This study shows the emptying time of your stomach. The Gastric Emptying Study will show if you have slow or rapid emptying of your stomach. The Gastric Emptying Study can also show if you have gastric reflux (GERD). Your doctor will use this information to determine the best treatment for you.

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