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Endoscopy

Endoscopy is a technique used to examine the interior regions of hollow organs, especially the upper part of gastro intestinal tract. The following are the indications, in which endoscopy is required.

  • Symptoms in the digestive system like abdominal pain, gastro intestinal bleeding, difficulty in swallowing, nausea, vomiting.
  • In treatment such as cauterization of a bleeding vessel, widening a narrow esophagus, clipping of a polyp or removing a foreign object.

Uses of Endoscopy

Endoscopy is used for review the following body parts

  • Esophagus, stomach and duodenum
  • Small intestine
  • Colon/ large intestine
  • Rectum and anus (Proctoscopy)
  • Lower respiratory tract
  • Cervix, uterus and fallopian tubes.


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