7 doctors weighed in:
Are all diagnostic tests for digestive diseases done locally? What are they?
7 doctors weighed in

Dr. Arthur Heller
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology
6 doctors agree
In brief: In ur nabe?
Don't know what you mean.
Done with local anesthesia? Some are, e.g. Liver biopsy, some are done with conscious sedation, e.g. Colonoscopy and upper endoscopy , some are done by xray or ct (wide awake); some are stool tests (presumably you're awake); capsule endoscopy for small bowel is wide awake.

In brief: In ur nabe?
Don't know what you mean.
Done with local anesthesia? Some are, e.g. Liver biopsy, some are done with conscious sedation, e.g. Colonoscopy and upper endoscopy , some are done by xray or ct (wide awake); some are stool tests (presumably you're awake); capsule endoscopy for small bowel is wide awake.
Dr. Arthur Heller
Dr. Arthur Heller
Thank
Get help from a real doctor now
Dr. Andrea Brand
Board Certified,
6M people helped
Continue
107,000 doctors available
Read more answers from doctors