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visual examination of the interior of a hollow body organ by use of an endoscope

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Upper GI panendoscopy facilitated fibrin glue injection to ensure occlusion of the internal hole.
Certified by the Tennessee Board of Medical Examiners as a Medical Office Based Surgery Suite, Goodman Gastroenterology is equipped with state-of-the-art procedure rooms for colonoscopy, panendoscopy (EGD), esophageal dilatation and flexible sigmoidoscopy.
However, on examination investigation in the form of CT scan and on panendoscopy there was no evidence of a primary growth at these sites.
Upper GI panendoscopy revealed isolated gastric varices at the fundus and upper body.
6,8) Newer modalities such as F18-fluorodeoxyglucose-positron-emission tomography (FDG-PET) and FDG-PET with computed tomography have been reported to detect synchronous cancers with sufficient sensitivity to make panendoscopy unnecessary?
Following panendoscopy and biopsy, a diagnosis of squamous cell carcinoma of the larynx was rendered, for which she underwent a total laryngectomy with a left modified radical neck dissection and a right selective neck dissection with a tracheal stoma.
Abdominal sonography, panendoscopy, and sigmoidoscopy were the three most frequently requested examinations (166, 50, and 17 referrals, respectively).
She underwent panendoscopy her chest X-ray was clear and the full blood count was normal.
The diagnosis made from the biopsy specimens on upper gastrointestinal panendoscopy study was metastatic RCC in the duodenum.
At our clinic, the patient underwent panendoscopy and biopsy of the tonsil and fine-needle aspiration cytology (FNAC) of the neck mass with clinical impression of the second primary tonsillar carcinoma.
For carcinoma of the oral cavity, oropharynx, hypopharynx, and larynx panendoscopy is mandatory (laryngoscopy, rigid bronchoscopy, esophagoscopy, and nasopharyngoscopic examination) at the time of evaluation and biopsy of the primary malignant lesion with the patient under general anesthesia.
However, upper GI panendoscopy showed erosive gastritis of antrum and a duodenal ulcerative lesion which was biopsied.
Intubation is best performed in the context of a panendoscopy so that the injury is evaluated under direct vision.