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What is an upper GI endoscopy?

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Dr. Brian Dooreck
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology
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In brief: EGD

Esophagogastroduodenoscopy (egd) is a test to examine the lining of the esophagus (the tube that connects your throat to your stomach), stomach, and first part of the small intestine.
It is done with a small camera (flexible endoscope) that is inserted down the throat. Read more at www.Browardgi.Com.

In brief: EGD

Esophagogastroduodenoscopy (egd) is a test to examine the lining of the esophagus (the tube that connects your throat to your stomach), stomach, and first part of the small intestine.
It is done with a small camera (flexible endoscope) that is inserted down the throat. Read more at www.Browardgi.Com.
Dr. Brian Dooreck
Dr. Brian Dooreck
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Dr. George Klauber
Pediatrics - Urology

In brief: Telescopic exam.

Of the upper gastroenterologic (GI) tract.
To examine esophagus, stomach and possible duodenum (firtst part of the intestine. Performed under conscious sedation or anestheia. To rule in or out an ulcer, cancer or various inflammatory conditions of the upper GI tract.

In brief: Telescopic exam.

Of the upper gastroenterologic (GI) tract.
To examine esophagus, stomach and possible duodenum (firtst part of the intestine. Performed under conscious sedation or anestheia. To rule in or out an ulcer, cancer or various inflammatory conditions of the upper GI tract.
Dr. George Klauber
Dr. George Klauber
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