The endoscope is a device used to detect it to be viewed internally. Endoscopy is used to view the interior of the esophagus, stomach and duodenum.
Endoscopy is always the most accurate way to diagnose digestive diseases, especially stomach and duodenum. Ultrasound and diagnosis of gastric cancer can be performed through endoscopy. In addition to gastric germ tests, endoscopic infection can be distinguished from Helicobacter pylori infection.
How to do endoscopy
Endoscopy is a quick method that takes a few minutes. Continuous endoscopy requires an empty stomach. As a result, you need to be fast, if you do endoscopy in the morning, do not eat after eating a light dinner, and if you do in the afternoon, after having a light breakfast, your desire Stop between days until endoscopy.
When passing the tip of the endoscope from the throat, there is a possibility of one or two bursts that is completely normal.
There is no worry for endoscopy, just rest in the end to the left side of the body, to avoid any discomfort, a person’s throat has an irritating spray to make nothing feel.
Also, for any avoidance of teeth damage and interconnecting the endoscope, a small protective part is placed between the teeth.
After the person is ready, the doctor places the endoscope on the tongue and directs it to the throat and asks the patient to swallow it. With this, the esophagus open the endoscope and enters the stomach.
If you see suspicious or confident medical questions about your health, the doctor will sample gastric tissue that is called stomach biopsy, but this sampling does not have any pain or discomfort.
Understanding the need for endoscopy
If you have hepatitis or AIDS, be sure to bring the endoscope doctor out to prevent any transmission of the disease to another person using your endoscope.
Provide a full report of all your medications to your doctor. Anticoagulant drugs are more necessary.
If you have bleeding agent disorders, be sure to let the doctor know if you are ready to take the necessary action.
Keep your medical records together.
Having a companion and a capable person is a condition of caution.
If your doctor asks for your pathologic response and the microscopic report of your biopsy specimen, be sure to follow up.
If, after endoscopy, you will need to bring your doctor out of service such as bleeding, severe pain, nausea, vomiting or severe severe fever associated with endoscopy.