esophagogastroscopy


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esophagogastroscopy

 [ĕ-sof″ah-go-gas-tros´kah-pe]
endoscopic inspection of the esophagus and stomach.

esophagogastroscopy

(ē-sŏf″ă-gō-găs-trŏs′kă-pē) [″ + ″ + ″]
Inspection of the esophagus and stomach with an endoscope.
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On 14th in hospital day esophagogastroscopy revealed healed ulcer in the distal esophagus.
Thus, early esophagogastroscopy is recommended to assess the extent of any burns and their progression.
Bacterial infections in these patients are enhanced by invasive diagnostic and therapeutic procedures such as esophagogastroscopy, placing of Blakemore probe to stop bleeding from esophageal varices, placement of urinary catheters, central venous or subclavian catheters, ascites paracentesis, alcoholism, malnutrition, immunosuppressive therapy, proton therapy inhibitors pumps and others.