Chronic Gastritis testsChronic Gastritis
Tests could include:
- History and Physical Exam
- Upper Gastrointestinal (GI) Tract Endoscopy with Biopsy
- Helicobacter Pylori Culture
- Diagnostic fibreoptic upper GI endoscopy
- Upper Gastrointestinal (GI) Tract Endoscopy
- Complete Blood Count (CBC) Test
- Biopsy of stomach
- Upper GI and small bowel series
- Fecal Occult Blood Test
- Gastric pH Titer
- Gastric Acid Determination
An esophagogastroduodenoscopy (EGD) test is performed to examine the lining of your esophagus. The esophagus is the muscular tube that connects your throat to your stomach and the duodenum - the upper part of the small intestine. An EGD test is ad...
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