Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Acronyms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to esophagogastroduodenoscopy: endoscopy, hiatal hernia


n. esofagogastroduodenoscopía, examen del estómago, esófago y duodeno por medio de un endoscopio.

esophagogastroduodenoscopy (EGD)

n esofagogastroduodenoscopia, endoscopia digestiva alta
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
Gilger and his associates reviewed the records of 8,038 children who underwent esophagogastroduodenoscopy (EGD) between 1999 and 2000 as documented in the Pediatric Endoscopy Database System-Clinical Outcomes Research Initiative (PEDS-CORI).
Three-quarters of patients had previously undergone esophagogastroduodenoscopy, and 41% had a prior barium swallow imaging study.
For years, esophagogastroduodenoscopy (EGD) has been the technique of choice for documenting the type and extent of mucosal injury due to gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) and for identifying Barrett's esophagus, a GERD-related condition.
An asymptomatic 36-year-old gentleman was referred to WHMC after a screening esophagogastroduodenoscopy (EGD) revealed an atrophic appearing region in the antrum that was a biopsy-proven signet-ring cell adenocarcinoma.
Esophagogastroduodenoscopy revealed normal mucosa with no ulceration.
15) esophagogastroduodenoscopy, (16) colposcopy, (17) obstetric ultrasound, (18) and cesarean section.
Gastroenterology (GI) nurses were more likely to undergo unsedated esophagogastroduodenoscopy (39.
Most patients tolerate unsedated, ultrathin esophagogastroduodenoscopy (EGD).
Another eight patients first received a conventional work-up with esophagogastroduodenoscopy (EGD) and colonoscopy before they underwent capsule endoscopy more than 4 hours after presenting to the emergency department.
Follow-up esophagogastroduodenoscopy was not helpful in diagnosis, showing nonspecific chronic inflammation with lymphoid aggregates at the terminal ileum.
Esophagogastroduodenoscopy revealed an esophageal ulcer starting at 23 cm and extending over 10 cm in length (Fig.
Computerized 24-hour ambulatory esophageal pH monitoring and esophagogastroduodenoscopy in the reflux patient.