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An endoscope that is inserted through the mouth and used for examining the interior of the stomach.

gas′tro·scop′ic (-skŏp′ĭk) adj.
gas·tros′co·pist (gă-strŏs′kə-pĭst) n.
gas·tros′co·py (-kə-pē) n.
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Before gastroscopic examination, the two groups had no significant difference in blood pressure, heart rate and oxygen saturation.
Based on gastroscopic data, the patients were divided into two groups: gastrointestinal and nongastrointestinal groups.
Repeated gastroscopic follow-up examinations confirmed complete healing of the ulcer.
This retrospective study was conducted at the Department of Pathology of a tertiary care hospital in Madinah, KSA, and comprised all patients who had been subjected to gastroscopy and gastroscopic biopsies between January 2006 and December 2015.
For this gastroscopy, facilities should be improved and trained personnel in gastroscopic diagnosis and cytological examination should be available in all community area hospitals and district hospitals.
Therefore, we developed an equine model of PBZ-induced gastric ulceration 1) to investigate the influence of this substance on the VFA concentrations in the gastric juice in the animals; and 2) to correlate the gastroscopic findings with the VFA concentrations.
The saliva and dental plaque were collected before each gastroscopic examination; i.
The patients who reported to Medical Unit 1, Civil Hospital Karachi for upper gastro duodenal endoscopy and with the gastroscopic evidence of ulceration or gastritis were included in this study.