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I have a gastroscope scheduled on saturday but I have a heavy cold. Should I defer till I recover?

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Dr. Jason Hemming
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology
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In brief: May be ok

I would call the endoscopy in friday and update them with your symptoms.
If you're not terribly congested or suffering from a persistent coughs you may be ok.

In brief: May be ok

I would call the endoscopy in friday and update them with your symptoms.
If you're not terribly congested or suffering from a persistent coughs you may be ok.
Dr. Jason Hemming
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Dr. Jeffrey Crespin
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology

In brief: Today its tuesday

The gastroscope does not go through your nose.
You should be fine for saturday.

In brief: Today its tuesday

The gastroscope does not go through your nose.
You should be fine for saturday.
Dr. Jeffrey Crespin
Dr. Jeffrey Crespin
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