ESOPHAGEAL MANOMETRY

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Esophageal Manometry is a test that shows whether your esophagus is working properly. It measures the rhythmic muscle contractions that occur in your esophagus when you swallow and measures the … Read More

(ERCP)

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An endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP) is a specialized technique used to study the bile duct, pancreatic duct and gallbladder.  An ERCP is a combination of two test: an endoscopy and … Read More

FLEXIBLE SIGMOIDOSCOPY

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A sigmoidoscopy is an internal exam of the lower part of the large colon using a short, thin, flexible lighted tube (“scope”). It is inserted into the rectum and slowly … Read More

UPPER ENDOSCOPY (EGD)

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Upper endoscopy enables the physician to look inside the esophagus, stomach and duodenum (first part of the small intestine). The procedure might be used to discover the reason for swallowing … Read More

COLONOSCOPY

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A colonoscopy is an endoscopic procedure that visually examines the entire colon with a videoscope. The inside of the colon is then examined for any abnormalities that may exist. During … Read More