A 34-year-old member asked:
I have a friend you got an esophagogastroduodenoscopy done, anyone know what for?
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General Surgery 22 years experience
Conscious sesation: Under conscious sedation, a flexible scope pass into the mouth and advance down swallowing pipe and into stomach and short section of small intestine to examine the lining of thesr area. Use to evaluate upper abdominal pain symptoms.
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Gastroenterology 39 years experience
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Last updated Jan 13, 2016
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