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Just saw my gp for acid reflux rx, gave me Prilosec 20mg qd. She is suggesting barium swallow or endoscopy. I am leaning towards the scope.Thoughts?

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Dr. Scot Lewey
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology

In brief: Scope

Upper endoscopy provides much more information as actually visualizes the surface and allows physician to obtain biopsy samples to screen for acid reflux esophagitis, allergic eosinophilic esophagitis, h pylori gastritis, celiac sprue and much more.

In brief: Scope

Upper endoscopy provides much more information as actually visualizes the surface and allows physician to obtain biopsy samples to screen for acid reflux esophagitis, allergic eosinophilic esophagitis, h pylori gastritis, celiac sprue and much more.
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