duodenoscopy

duodenoscopy

 [doo″o-dĕ-nos´kah-pe]
examination of the duodenum by an endoscope.

du·o·de·nos·co·py

(dū'ō-dĕ-nos'kŏ-pē),
Inspection of the interior of the duodenum through an endoscope.
[duodeno- + G. skopeō, to examine]

duodenoscopy

(do͞o′ə-də-nŏs′kə-pē, do͞o-ŏd′n-ŏs′-)
n.
The examination of the interior of the duodenum through an endoscope.

duodenoscopy

[do̅o̅′ədənos′kəpē]
the visual examination of the duodenum by means of an endoscope.

du·o·de·nos·co·py

(dū'ō-dĕ-nos'kŏ-pē)
Inspection of the interior of the duodenum through an endoscope.
[duodeno- + G. skopeō, to examine]

duodenoscopy

Direct examination of the interior of the DUODENUM by means of a fibreoptic, steerable ENDOSCOPE. This is valuable in the diagnosis of DUODENAL ULCER and of cancer affecting the head of the PANCREAS or the region of the entrance of the bile and pancreatic ducts (the ampulla of Vater).

duodenoscopy

examination of the duodenum by an endoscope.
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He was of the view that surely not every epigastric pain does not need a duodenoscopy any more than every backache an MRI.
The diagnosis was stated by means of duodenoscopy with biopsy (histology), ultrasound and CT examination of abdomen for finding dilated biliary tract or Wirsung's duct and also the invasion to adjacent organs (especially pancreas).
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The classic or flexible laryngeal mask airway (LMA) has been inserted in and/or used for maintenance of anaesthesia in the prone position for a variety of procedures including paediatric radiotherapy (1-3), minor back surgery (4,5), pilonidal sinus surgery (6,7) and duodenoscopy (7,8), but its use is controversial because insertion and ventilation may fail and the airway may not be protected.
In the absence of the above criteria, patients should undergo at least a duodenoscopy for visualization of the ampulla and, if possible, EUS.
Duodenoscopy showed diffuse pale granularity and patchy erythema (Figure 1).