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Endoscopy

Endoscopy is a procedure used to visually examine your upper digestive system with a tiny camera on the end of a long flexible tube. Endoscopy is used to diagnose and treat conditions that affect the upper part of the digestive system, including the esophagus, stomach and beginning of the small intestine (duodenum). A doctor who specializes in diseases of the digestive system (gastroenterologist) uses endoscopy to diagnose and treat conditions that affect the esophagus, stomach and beginning of the small intestine (duodenum).

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