Endoscopy in Ludhiana, Punjab, Endoscopy is a procedure through which the digestive system and nearby organ abnormalities are looked at by using an instrument known as an endoscope. Through the endoscope the internal surface is better looked upon for the:
It is a long and thin flexible tube that consists of a light and a camera at one end. The images which are present inside your body can be shown on a television screen. The endoscope works great for diagnostic & therapeutic function.
The endoscopes are introduced in the body through either of the following:
Here are some of the major indications (signs) which tells that you need to undergo endoscopy test:
|Keep a check on||Feature|
|Food||Avoid food intake 6 hours before getting the endoscopy|
|Water||Can take the oral fluids only 4 hours before endoscopy|
|Clothes||Make sure to wear comfortable clothes|
|Going Back Home||No, Make sure that you don’t drive on your own after the test.|
|Inform the doctor||You need to inform the doctor beforehand if you have any sort of health issue like diabetes, heart problem, bleeding disorder, or any other health issue.|
Most of the patient’s concern is what happens or what to expect during endoscopy, here are the step which is indicating towards the same:
The Endoscopy Cost in Ludhiana varies depending upon the purpose you are undergoing it and considering all sorts of other reasons. When you schedule your initial consultation at Ludhiana Gastro & Gynae Centre, the doctor will tell you better on how much the total cost will be. But the average cost ranges between INR 3,000/- to 5,000/-.
If you are facing any sort of symptoms as mentioned above which points out that you need to get an endoscope then schedule your initial consultation with Dr. Kartik Goyal at Ludhiana Gastro & Gynae Centre & better plan your entire treatment journey with him.
Making the patients well-informed about the condition & treatment gives them the confidence to make the right medical decision.
I have been experiencing excess stomach pain and acidity for the last 2 months. Last week I consulted Dr. Kartik Goyal and he performed an endoscopy to better understand what the problem was He diagnosed Stomach Ulcer and took Biopsy. He gave me a suitable treat plan, which gave me huge relief in no time.
It’s normal to have soreness temporarily, although it is easy to bear. Additionally, you will be made aware of what further has to be done. In case a biopsy is taken then you will get the results after one week. You can gargle with saline to get relief.
It’s normal to have a dry mouth, feel hungry, gassy, and drowsy. As the sedation effect goes away within 30 to 60 minutes you will feel normal.
The medications are known for increasing the risk of bleeding. This is the reason, you need to stop its intake at least 2 to 3 days before the procedure.
If you notice any of the given signs like throat pain, chest pain, fever, chills, vomiting, severe abdominal pain, or any other unwanted sign then better consult the doctor at the earliest.
The endoscope test results are available right away. Just make sure to take the medications which are suggested to you. For the biopsy results, you need to wait for 1 week.
Wait for one hour and then take liquid. At least a 3 to 4 hours time gap is necessary to eat your normal food. It’s your choice what you want to have for the meal, but don’t take anything heavy.
*In case, biopsy, clipping, or banding is done then your doctor will suggest to you the diet plan which is right for you.
‘NO’. As it’s mentioned-above, either a spray or numbing solution is applied which helps you to be at ease throughout the procedure.
An endoscopy test is an outpatient procedure and you will administer anesthesia for the same. So, it’s better to get the test done in the clinic or hospital setting