Endoscopy/Gastroentrology

Endoscopy/Gastroentrology

Endoscopy/Gastroentrology is a nonsurgical procedure used to examine a person’s digestive tract. Using an endoscope, a flexible tube with a light and camera attached to it, your doctor can view pictures of your digestive tract on a color TV monitor.

During an upper endoscopy, an endoscope is easily passed through the mouth and Throat also into the esophagus. Allowing the doctor to view the esophagus, stomach, including the upper part of the small intestine.

The Similarly, endoscopes can be passed into the large intestine (colon). Through the rectum to examine this area of the intestine. This procedure is called sigmoidoscopy or colonoscopy depending on how far up the colon is examined.

A special form of endoscopy called endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography or ERCP.  Allows pictures of the pancreas, gallbladder, further related structures to be taken.

At Maharaja Agrasen Hospital, here the best Doctor’s names are following:

Gastroenterologist:

Dr. S M Manjunath

Dr. Adarsh

and, Dr. Prakash Babu

Endoscopy/Gastroentrology

 

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