Endoscopy is a way of looking inside the body using a flexible tube that has a small camera on the end of it. This instrument is called an endoscope.
There are many types of endoscopes. Each one is named according to the organs or areas they are used to examine.
It is inevitable; at some point you are going to need an upper endoscopy and/or colonoscopy. Many people fear the discomfort that they... Read more »
Last week, I had my second colonoscopy in about three years. Colonoscopies are recommended starting at age 50 for the majority of... Read more »
An article on the use of MRI to detect breast cancer sparked a change in the American Cancer Society screening guidelines, and this will be... Read more »