Endoscopic tube

Endoscopic tube

a tube that is inserted into a hollow organ permitting a physician to see the inside it.
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In the extension study, the gastroscopy reported the presence of abundant food remains and proliferative and ulcerated lesion in antral region that did not allow the passage of an endoscopic tube. The biopsy of the ulcerated lesion was positive for intestinal type adenocarcinoma.
"When you put multiple devices, such as fiber optics, other tubes, guidewires, and even stents, through a narrow laparoscopic or endoscopic tube, for example, you get a 'stack-up' of tolerances.
A suturing device called an EndoCinch is attached to an endoscopic tube inserted through the mouth and into the esophagus.

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