Archive: Endoscopy

Advice following a flexible sigmoidoscopy

You may feel a little uncomfortable with the air or carbon dioxide we have passed into your bowel. This should pass quite easily during the next few hours. You may...

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Advice following a colonoscopy

You may feel a little uncomfortable with the air or carbon dioxide we have passed into your bowel. This should pass quite easily during the next few hours. You may...

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Bronchoscopy with sedation

Because you have been given something to make you drowsy for the test, it is important that you: 1. Rest quietly for the remainder of the day, with someone to...

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Cut and Push Removal of A Freka Percutaneous Endoscopic Gastrostomy (PEG)

You have been asked to attend the Endoscopy Department at Milton Keynes Hospital to have your PEG tube removed or exchanged. Why do I need my PEG to be removed...

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Having an Oesophageal Dilatation

  Introduction You may have been having problems with your swallowing and your hospital doctor has suggested that having an oesophageal dilatation will help improve these difficulties. This procedure requires...

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