Gastroenterological Diagnostic Procedures
Following gastroenterological diagnostic procedures are performed by our experienced Gastroenterologists.
Endoscopy, also known as Gastrointestinal Endoscopy or upper GI endoscopy is a procedure to examine the inside lining of your Upper digestive tract which includes Esophagus and Stomach using an instrument called an endoscope.
Colonoscopy is a procedure in which the inside of the large intestine (colon and rectum) is examined. Colonoscopy is commonly used to evaluate gastrointestinal symptoms, such as rectal and intestinal bleeding, or changes in bowel habits
Sigmoidoscopy is a procedure to evaluate the lower part of the large intestine (colon) through flexible tube.
Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography (ERCP)
ERCP is a procedure which allows to diagnose and treat problems in the liver, gallbladder, bile ducts, pancreas and duodenum. This procedure is carried out by combining X-ray and an endoscope.
Other Diagnostics for Gastroenterology
- CT Scan
- Fecal occult blood test
- Stool culture
- Helicobacter Pylori (Antigen and Antibody)
- Serum Amylase