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Endoscopic Ultrasound

The Digestive Health Center offers a multidisciplinary approach to endoscopic ultrasound.

Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal masses and lymphadenopathy
  • Acute idiopathic pancreatitis
  • Esophageal cancer staging
  • Lung cancer staging
  • Mediastinal lymphadenopathy
  • Mediastinal masses
  • Obstructive jaundice
  • Pancreatic cysts
  • Pancreatic masses
  • Rectal cancer staging
  • Subepithelial tumors of the GI tract

Testing Options

  • Endoscopic ultrasound (EUS) with core biopsy
  • Endoscopic ultrasound (EUS) with fine needle aspiration (FNA)

Treatment Options

  • Core biopsies
  • Celiac plexus block or neurolysis
  • Drainage of fluid collections and pseudocysts

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