Upper Endoscopy | Cancer.Net - adult upper endoscope

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Types of Endoscopy | Cancer.Net adult upper endoscope


During an upper endoscopy, an endoscope is easily passed through the mouth and throat and into the esophagus, allowing the doctor to view.

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An upper endoscopy allows a doctor to look at the upper part of the gastrointestinal (GI) tract. This area is made up of the:Esophagus, which is the muscular tube.