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Endoscopy

Endoscopy

Endoscopy allows your doctor to view your esophagus, stomach and part of your duodenum.

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Using a fiber-optic endoscope, your doctor can view your esophagus, stomach and part of your duodenum. This video shows removal of a specimen from a suspicious area near the outlet of the stomach.

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