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During an upper endoscopy procedure, you'll be asked to lie down on a table on ... Your doctor may ask you to swallow as the scope passes down your throat.


An upper endoscopy allows a doctor to examine the upper part of the ... the muscular tube that connects the throat to the stomachStomachDuodenum, which ... Before the procedure begins, you will need to undress and put on a hospital gown.


An upper gastrointestinal (UGI) endoscopy is a procedure that allows your doctor ... gently moved down your throat into the esophagus, stomach, and duodenum ...


Aug 4, 2016 ... Practices vary amongst physicians but the patient may have the throat sprayed with a numbing solution and will probably be given a sedating ...


Patients remain in the recovery area 30 to 40 minutes after their procedure. ... If you have an upper endoscopy, you may have a slight sore throat that can be ...


Upper gastrointestinal (GI) endoscopy is a procedure in which a doctor uses an ... a liquid anesthetic to gargle or spray anesthetic on the back of your throat.


Jan 12, 2012 ... A physician who is trained in endoscopic procedures ... You will not be able to speak when the scope is in your throat, but your breathing will ...


This procedure is done using a long, flexible tube called an endoscope. The tube has a tiny light ... The tube is put into your mouth and throat. Then it is slowly ...


Dec 1, 2016 ... An upper endoscopy, often referred to as endoscopy, EGD, ... The physician who performs the procedure, known as an endoscopist, has special training in using an endoscope to .... Some patients also have a mild sore throat.