WHAT IS ESOPHAGOGASTRODUODENOSCOPY (EGD) TEST?

WHAT IS ESOPHAGOGASTRODUODENOSCOPY (EGD) TEST?

Visualisation of the oesophagus, stomach, and upper duodenum with a fiberoptic scope that has a lighted mirror lens on end. EGD is less sensitive than endoscopic ultrasound for detection of varices of the oesophagus and stomach. 

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Genomic Medicine UK is the home of comprehensive genomic testing in London. Our consultant medical doctors work tirelessly to provide the highest standards of medical laboratory testing for personalised medical treatments, genomic risk assessments for common diseases and genomic risk assessment for cancers at an affordable cost for everybody. We use state-of-the-art modern technologies of next-generation sequencing and DNA chip microarray to provide all of our patients and partner doctors with a reliable, evidence-based, thorough and valuable medical service.

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