|Indications for use|
Fluoroscopy is used to evaluate dynamic processes and structures in motion. It is used both in the diagnosis and in the treatment of disease.
Diagnostic uses include evaluation of swallowing function, study of the gastrointestinal tract, motion of the diaphragm and motion of joints, evaluation of blood vessel patency and size.
Therapeutically, it is used in everyday practice as guidance for a wide variety of interventional procedures, performed by radiologists and other specialists.