Endoscopy In Pune and colonoscopy are advancements in investigation procedures which very much aid in diagnosis of various gastointestinal conditions especially cancers. In laser and laparoscopic hospital, gastrointestinal endoscopy clinic, gastrointestinal endoscopy is performed regularly by Prof.Dr. Deshpande at an affordable cost and comfortably.
Endoscopy means looking inside and typically refers to looking inside the body for medical reasons using an endoscope (pronounced , an instrument used to examine the interior of a hollow organ or cavity of the body.
Unlike most other medical imaging devices, endoscopes are inserted directly into the organ. Endoscopy can also refer to using a borescope in technical situations where direct line-of-sight observation is not feasible.
With the procedure known as gastrointestinal endoscopy, a doctor is able to see the inside lining of your digestive tract. This examination is performed using an endoscope-a flexible fiberoptic tube with a tiny TV camera at the end. The camera is connected to either an eyepiece for direct viewing or a video screen that displays the images on a color screen. The endoscope not only allows diagnosis of gastrointestinal (GI) disease but treatment as well.
Endoscopy can help in detecting:
- abnormal growths
- precancerous conditions
- bowel obstruction
- hiatus hernia