Flashcards in Endoscope and GI tract Deck (10):
Name 6 conditions an endoscope can visually diagnose?
4. Coeliac disease
6. Sclerosing cholangitis
What can treat variceal, arterial bleeding and angiodysplasia?
What are three methods of treatment for variceal bleeding?
1. Injection sclerotherapy (ethanolamine)
3. Histocryl glue
What are three methods of treating arterial bleeding?
1. Injection therapy (adrenaline: tamponade, vasoconstriction)
2. Heater probe (coagulation)
Two methods for treating angiodysplasia (small vessels)?
1. Argon plasma coagulation
2. RF ablation
What are balloon and bouginage two types of?
Dilatation for strictures
What is polypectomy usually for?
What can intraluminal objects such as stones and foregn bodies be dealt with?
What re three ways to administer nutrition?
Naso-jejunal tube insertion