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Flashcards in Endoscope and GI tract Deck (10):
1

Name 6 conditions an endoscope can visually diagnose?

1. Oesophagitis
2. Gastritis
3. Ulceration
4. Coeliac disease
5. IBD
6. Sclerosing cholangitis

2

What can treat variceal, arterial bleeding and angiodysplasia?

Endoscope

3

What are three methods of treatment for variceal bleeding?

1. Injection sclerotherapy (ethanolamine)
2. Banding
3. Histocryl glue

4

What are three methods of treating arterial bleeding?

1. Injection therapy (adrenaline: tamponade, vasoconstriction)
2. Heater probe (coagulation)
3. Clips

5

Two methods for treating angiodysplasia (small vessels)?

1. Argon plasma coagulation
2. RF ablation

6

What are balloon and bouginage two types of?

Dilatation for strictures

7

What is polypectomy usually for?

Colonic polyps

8

What can intraluminal objects such as stones and foregn bodies be dealt with?

ERCP

9

What re three ways to administer nutrition?

PEG insertion
PEJ
Naso-jejunal tube insertion

10

What are side viewing ERCP, capsule and endoscopic ultrasound all specialised types of?

Endoscope