gastroduodenoscopy


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Related to gastroduodenoscopy: gastroscope, Esophagogastroduodenoscopy

gastroduodenoscopy

 [gas″tro-doo″o-dĕ-nos´kah-pe]
endoscopic examination of the stomach and duodenum.

gas·tro·du·o·de·nos·co·py

(gas'trō-dū'ō-dĕ-nos'kŏ-pē),
Visualization of the interior of the stomach and duodenum by a gastroscope.
[gastro- + duodenum, + G. skopeō, to view]

gastroduodenoscopy

(găs′trō-do͞o′ə-də-nŏs′kə-pē, -do͞o-ŏd′n-ŏs′-)
n.
Visualization of the interior of the stomach and the duodenum by a gastroscope.

gastroduodenoscopy

[-do̅o̅′ədenos′kəpē]
inspection of the stomach and duodenum by means of a gastroscope passed through the oral cavity and esophagus.

gas·tro·du·o·de·nos·co·py

(gas'trō-dū-ō-dĕ-nos'kŏ-pē)
Visualization of the interior of the stomach and duodenum by a gastroscope.
[gastro- + duodenum, + G. skopeō, to view]

gastroduodenoscopy

endoscopic examination of the stomach and duodenum.
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2 100 tenderness, indigestion, nausea, vomiting, anorexia * All patients underwent gastroduodenoscopy, during which Anisakis larvae were removed with biopsy forceps.
Patients included had unexplained IDA and had undergone negative gastroduodenoscopy (upper endoscopy) plus biopsies and ileocolonoscopy (colonoscopy) procedures.
Vinson performed an Esophageal Gastroduodenoscopy (EGD).
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Informed consent for intestinal biopsy was obtained in the 2 cases, and biopsy specimens obtained from the second duodenal portion during gastroduodenoscopy showed classic subtotal (stage 3b) and total (stage 3c) villous atrophy, respectively, according to a modified Marsh classification (10).
Chest radiograph showed hemorrhagic alveolitis, and gastroduodenoscopy showed erosive duodenitis.
In the tropics, analysis of duodenal aspirates from gastroduodenoscopy for epigastric pain should include microscopic examination to look for Strongyloides larvae.