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  • stomach
  • Upper endoscopy is the reference method for the detection of gastric mucosal alterations (changes in the lining of the stomach) and therefore might be the most appropriate screening tool. (redorbit.com)
  • However, conventional capsule endoscopies have shown that visualization of the stomach is highly variable. (redorbit.com)
  • endoscope
  • When a treatable lesion is identified on endoscopy (such as a bleeding vessel), an endoclip can be inserted through the channel of the endoscope until the sheathed clip is visible on the endoscopic image, and the handle for deployment handed to the nurse assistant. (wikipedia.org)
  • ASGE
  • Regulatory and credentialing agencies will look to ASGE as the source of expertise in the practice of endoscopy. (wikipedia.org)
  • ASGE benefits the profession and the public by promoting valuable, ongoing research in endoscopy and its application to disease management and prevention. (wikipedia.org)
  • digestive tract
  • An endoscopy unit refers to a dedicated area where medical procedures are performed with endoscopes, which are cameras used to visualize structures within the body, such as the digestive tract and genitourinary system. (wikipedia.org)
  • visualization
  • The planning and architectural community use architectural endoscopy for pre-visualization of scale models of proposed buildings and cities Internal inspection of complex technical systems (borescope) Endoscopes are also a tool helpful in the examination of improvised explosive devices by bomb disposal personnel. (wikipedia.org)
  • mucosal
  • An endoclip is a metallic mechanical device used in endoscopy in order to close two mucosal surfaces without the need for surgery and suturing. (wikipedia.org)
  • Units
  • Endoscopy units may be located within a hospital, incorporated within other medical care centres, or may be stand-alone in nature. (wikipedia.org)
  • Video
  • Endoscopy 'stack' and video monitor(s) - this equipment contains the light source and processor required for the endoscopes to produce images. (wikipedia.org)
  • surgery
  • During their general surgery residency, applicants will be required to have completed the ABS Flexible Endoscopy Curriculum (pdf). (absurgery.org)
  • However, the risk of bowel obstruction may be countered by abdominal X-ray to locate the device for removal by endoscopy or surgery. (wikipedia.org)
  • Endoscopy Center of Southern Nevada is a private same day surgery facility localed in Las Vegas, Nevada. (wikipedia.org)
  • Text
  • Written by the leading international names in endoscopy, the text has been expertly edited by Peter Cotton into a succinct, instructive format. (google.com)