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OBJECTIVE: To measure the time to gastric emptying of a semi-solid diet in individuals with Chagasic megaesophagus, in comparison with a non-Chagasic control group. METHOD: The time to gastric emptying of a semi-solid diet was assessed via ultrasonography in 28 patients with Chagasic megaesophagus (grades I, II, and III) and compared to that of a control group (n ¼ 15). After measurement of antral diameter under fasting conditions, 400 mL of a semi-solid diet were administered and consecutivedoi:10.5935/medicalexpress.2014.05.11 fatcat:votkris4rzaahokzvcas2e2ove