Upper GI endoscopy indications

How Gastroenterology Doctors Visualise Inside The Duodenum

  • Haematemesis
  • Gastric biopsy (?cancer)
  • Dyspepsia (>55 years old or ALARM Symptoms)
  • Vomiting, persistent
  • Iron-deficiency anaemia
  • Therapeutic e.g. banding, sclerotherapy, stent, laser therapy
  • Duodenal biopsy
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