2 100 tenderness, indigestion, nausea, vomiting, anorexia * All patients underwent gastroduodenoscopy
, during which Anisakis larvae were removed with biopsy forceps.
Vinson performed an Esophageal Gastroduodenoscopy
e) Total number of possible procedures was 17 and included central line placement, cesarean section, chest tube placement, colonoscopy, endoscopic gastroduodenoscopy
(EGD), exercise stress testing, flexible sigmoidoscopy, joint aspiration/injection, nasopharvngoscopy, put acentesis, respirator management short arm or leg cast, skin biopsy, surgical assistant, Swan-Ganz catheter, thoracentesis, and vasectomy.
Association of Helicobacter pylori infections with dyspeptic symptoms in patients undergoing gastroduodenoscopy
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).
If the cause for anemia was still unclear after this workup, the physicians were then asked whether a further workup was indicated, and if so, to list in order of importance the following tests: barium enema, upper gastrointestinal series, gastroduodenoscopy
, colonoscopy, proctoscopy, sigmoidoscopy, bone marrow aspirate or biopsy, or other.
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.
The diagnosis was ascertained by increased serum concentrations of amidated gastrin, increased basal as well as pentagastrin-stimulated gastric acid secretion, gastroduodenoscopy
, selective blood sampling from the portal vein (for gastrin measurements), abdominal computed tomography scanning, and somatostatin analog (octreotide) scintigraphy.