Endoscopy results what do they mean?

Answer First finding - diffuse mildly erythema mucosa - mildy inflamed stomach lining in much of the stomach. This can occur from any number of things such as: anxiety, medications, alcohol, bacterial o... Read More »

Top Q&A For: Endoscopy results what do they mean

How long does a colonoscopy&endoscopy take?

An endoscopy, a procedure used in examining an individual suffering from acid reflux, generally lasts about 15 to 30 minutes. A colonoscopy takes a bit longer, running roughly 30 minutes to an hour... Read More »

I had an upper gi endoscopy done yesterday what foods are ok to eat ........?

Will Eating This Give Me Heartburn?First, here are a few basic facts about heartburn, which has nothing to do with the heart. Heartburn is a burning discomfort from the chest area up to the throat.... Read More »

What foods are ok to eat after a upper gi endoscopy with biopsy's?

Fluids. Not hot stuff though. If it's been at least 12 hours you can have solid food as well, just don't eat too hot. Best wishes.

Should he really get an endoscopy?

The recommendation is part of the usual and expected workup to determine exactly what's going on. Although it won't change GERD, it can detect other problems like erosion of the esophagus. An end... Read More »