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.
Vinson performed an Esophageal Gastroduodenoscopy (EGD).
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.
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.