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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregory Hines
24 years experience Family Medicine
Rare but possible: You can have perforations of the esophagus, stomach, or intestine from a scope. These kinds of complications are rare, but do occur.

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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Luis Villaplana
35 years experience Internal Medicine
SEE BELOW: Esophagogastroduodenoscopy, aka scope. This procedure looks at your entire upper gastrointestinal tract.
Dr. George Klauber
Specializes in Pediatric Urology
Upper GI endoscopy: Esophago-gastro-duodenoscopy. A flexible scope is passed down the esophagus, thru the stomach and into the duodenum. The entire upper gastrointestinal ... Read More
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Dr. Dean Giannone
25 years experience Internal Medicine
EGD.: An EGD is a diagnostic and therapeutic modality wherein a GI doctor puts a fiber optic scope down the throat of the patient, who is gently anesthetize ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Para
30 years experience General Surgery
More than three...: An esophagogastroduodenoscopy uses a flexible endoscope to visualize the patient's esophagus, stomach and duodenum. A great deal of information can b ... Read More
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Dr. Dean Giannone
25 years experience Internal Medicine
EGD.: An EGD is a diagnostic and therapeutic modality wherein a GI doctor puts a fiber optic scope down the throat of the patient, who is gently anesthetize ... Read More
A 59-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hector Amaya
19 years experience Internal Medicine
Tylenold and EGD: Normally patient going for egd, have nothing to eat or npo night before in the hospital setting but for the stand point of if the tylenol (acetaminoph ... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ly Phan
Dr. Ly Phan answered
22 years experience General Surgery
Quite routine: Lot of time when an egd is done, there is high index of suspicion so there are more often stomach, esophageal, duodenal bx to confirn our suspicion.
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carlo Contreras
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Very routine: There is only so much information you can get about the stomach by looking at the lining, so getting a tissue sample through a biopsy is very useful i ... Read More
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Grindstaff
38 years experience Addiction Medicine
It could: Mean gastroparesis or you ate something before the EGD
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Eric Kaplan
42 years experience Colon and Rectal Surgery
Not: A good idea. Best if done within 12 hours of the procedure but you can go on a clear liquid diet today and monday and drink the MoviPrep on monday as ... Read More
A 38-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
Fair: It is often confined to the small intestine.
A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. William Jenkins
Specializes in Anesthesiology
Yes,: Normally you receive conscious or moderate sedation, but yesterday the gastroenterologist asked me to help him with a particularly anxious patient on ... Read More
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