Endoscopic ultrasound

What is Endoscopic ultrasound?

Use of an ultrasound imaging device on the tip of an endoscope for evaluation of bowel wall and adjacent structures; often used for staging esophageal, gastric, pancreatic, and rectal tumors.

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I am certain based on my symptoms I am suffering from an early onset of Pancreatic Cancer.



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1- I am wondering if I have pancreatic...

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Only findings is gastritis and you may need specific medicines for H.pylori

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Thanks for writing to HCM ,
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My sister had an upper GI and found a fluid sack in stomach ...they want to run a scope to check out. What do you think? She had a complete...

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EUS(Endoscopic Ultrasound) is reccommended...

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I have gone through the medical history of your sister and...

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I am certain based on my symptoms I am suffering from an early onset of Pancreatic Cancer.


Questions:

1- I am wondering if I have pancreatic...

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Please give details as asked for.

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Hi.
Thanks for your query.
To recapitulate: Male/33 - certain from the symptoms...

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