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What is an upper GI for?

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what is an upper GI for?

Posted Tue, 18 Jun 2013 in Digestion and Bowels
Answered by Dr. Monika Choudhary 1 hour later
Welcome to Healthcare magic.
Upper GI word is used to refer to upper gastro -intestinal tract that is the gut upto the duodenum. This part of gut frequently accesible to diagnostic endoscopic cexamination called Upper GI Endoscopy.
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