In Endoscopy procedure, the surgeon inserts a long- thin tube directly into the body so that he could observe internal organ or tissues in detail. It can be used for other tasks also as for imaging and minor surgery.
Your surgeon may insert Endoscope through openings of the body such as mouth or anus. Alternatively, endoscopes can be inserted into small incisions, for instance in the knee or abdomen. Surgeons give small incision and with the help of an endoscope; it is called keyhole surgery. Modern Endoscopy has few risks and quick to carry out, and it has proven incredibly useful in many areas of medicine.
An Upper Endoscopy is a procedure which usually examines the patient’s upper digestive system with a tiny camera on the end of a long, flexible tube. A gastroenterologist uses endoscopy to diagnose and sometimes treat conditions which affect the esophagus, stomach and beginning of small intestine.
For following an endoscopy can be recommended:
A Colonoscopy is an examination which detects changes or abnormalities in the large intestine (colon) and rectum. Endoscopy Diagnostic Centre Ahmedabad, Paldi. Colonoscopy is beneficial in following:
The doctor may give you sedative in a pill form or some other combination of pain killer. The doctor inserts a colonoscope through rectum area; The scope which is long enough, reaches to the entire length of the colon, it contains a light and a tube (channel) to take tissue samples or remove polyps or other areas of abnormal tissue. Dr. Bharat Shah is experienced Colon endoscopy doctor in Ahmedabad.
The doctor can also insert instruments through the channel to take tissue samples (biopsies) or remove polyps or other areas of abnormal tissue.