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To properly prepare for your procedure, you may need to make certain changes to your daily medication routine. If you take insulin, consult with your physician ...

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An upper gastrointestinal (or GI) endoscopy is a test that allows your doctor to ... A doctor may do this procedure to look for ulcers, tumours, infection, ...

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An upper endoscopy allows a doctor to look at the upper part of the gastrointestinal (GI) tract. This area is made up of the:Esophagus, ...

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Upper GI endoscopy is a procedure in which a doctor uses an endoscope—a long, flexible tube with a camera—to see the lining of your upper GI tract.

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Upper endoscopy is a procedure that enables your physician to examine the lining of the upper part of your gastrointestinal tract.

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An upper GI endoscopy is a procedure to view the upper digestive tract, which includes the esophagus (the tube linking the mouth and stomach), ...

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This procedure is also referred to as upper GI endoscopy, or esophagogastroduodenoscopy (EGD). Upper endoscopy is often done under sedation to assure ...

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Upper endoscopy lets your doctor examine the lining of the upper part of your gastrointestinal tract, which includes the esophagus, stomach and duodenum (first ...

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Upper GI endoscopy (EGD): This procedure enables the examination of the esophagus, stomach and the upper small bowel called duodenum.

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Oct 6, 2020 ... The physician who performs the procedure, known as an endoscopist, has special training in using an endoscope to examine the upper GI system ...

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Aug 27, 2020 ... Your doctor may give you preventive antibiotics before your procedure if you are at higher risk of infection. Tearing of the gastrointestinal ...