Both single- and double-contrast barium studies show poor sensitivity in documenting gastritis and gastropathy, although in some conditions they may be helpful. Double-contrast studies of the upper gastrointestinal tract can reveal an irregular mucosal profile, nodularity, ulceration, lumen narrowing or mass effect in almost 50% of children with Crohn's disease.62 A double-contrast upper gastrointestinal tract series in varioliform gastritis revealed multiple, well-defined, circular filling

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