Colonoscopy and esophagogastroduodenoscopy
were performed in standard fashion under conscious sedation.
An 85-year-old man with obscure overt gastrointestinal bleeding had negative colonoscopy and esophagogastroduodenoscopy
results, but capsule endoscopy performed at another institution showed "red spots" in the distal small bowel.
Gastroenterology (GI) nurses were more likely to undergo unsedated esophagogastroduodenoscopy
revealed multiple esophageal ulcers, and a biopsy later confirmed both cytomegalovirus and herpes simplex virus esophagitis.
We suggest that screening esophagogastroduodenoscopy
(EGD or upper endoscopy) for adenocarcinoma or squamous cell carcinoma of the esophagus should be based on clinical considerations and not upon ethnicity.
An asymptomatic 36-year-old gentleman was referred to WHMC after a screening esophagogastroduodenoscopy
(EGD) revealed an atrophic appearing region in the antrum that was a biopsy-proven signet-ring cell adenocarcinoma.
The most commonly performed GI procedures for both groups included colonoscopy, exploratory laparotomy, esophagogastroduodenoscopy
, and percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy tube placement.
revealed normal mucosa with no ulceration.
The University of Michigan's Gastroenterology Division provides full endoscopic services including esophagogastroduodenoscopy
, small bowel enteroscopy, colonoscopy, dilation (esophageal, pyloric/gastric, biliary), endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP), endoscopic ultrasound (EUS), laser therapies, polypectomy (both upper and lower), variceal sclerosis and laparoscopy.
All patients had a same-day esophagogastroduodenoscopy
Over the past 2 years, she had sporadic chest pain episodes; an earlier exercise stress echocardiogram and esophagogastroduodenoscopy
showed no significant findings.
A computed tomography (CT) scan of the abdomen revealed a thickened gastric antrum, and an esophagogastroduodenoscopy
(EGD) demonstrated severe mucosal abnormalities of the entire esophagus, presumed at that time to be secondary to a Candida infection.
One month following surgery, esophagogastroduodenoscopy
(EGD) examinations revealed that 100% of the staple line persisted in 7 of 12 Mexico City patients.
The patient was admitted to the hospital and an esophagogastroduodenoscopy
revealed severe gastritis and several duodenal strictures.
All patients had preoperative esophagogastroduodenoscopy