An endoscopy is a non-surgical procedure in which a flexible tube called an endoscope is used to examine parts of the digestive tract. A light and camera are attached to the endoscope, allowing doctors to see color images of the digestive tract. Endoscopy is a common imaging technique used in gastroenterology and plays a key role in diagnosing conditions.
The following are two other common types of endoscopies also used in the Gastroenterology (GI) Department:
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