December 21, 2016

Endoscopy and the Detection of Cancer

Endoscopy was developed several decades ago. It is used for the detection and diagnosis of cancer. It involves using a tiny scope with a camera at […]
October 20, 2016

Endoscopy for Colorectal Cancer

Endoscopy via a colonoscope is often done in order to diagnose colorectal cancer and is sometimes used to treat polyps that lead to colorectal cancer. One […]
September 14, 2016

Upper Endoscopy and Cancer Testing

Upper endoscopy involves using a flexible scope with a lighted camera at the end of it to look for abnormalities in the lining of the esophagus, […]
October 9, 2015

EGD (Esophageal Gastroduodenoscopy)

EGD or Esophageal Gastroduodenoscopy is another name for upper endoscopy. It is performed to examine the digestive tract, i.e., the lining of the esophagus and first […]
October 9, 2015

Screening Procedure For Colorectal Cancer – Colonoscopy And Sigmoidoscopy

Sigmoidoscopy and colonoscopy are two types of endoscopies in which screening or diagnostic tests are performed for colon cancer diagnosis, also known as colorectal cancer diagnosis. They […]
September 14, 2015

Exploring A Diagnostic Tool: Endoscopy

Medical science is making rapid advancements. Medical science is evolving at a rapid pace not only in the field of medication and treatments but also diagnostics. […]