What is Exploratory abdominal endoscopy?

Category: Procedures

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An exploratory abdominal endoscopy is a procedure used to explore the abdominal area to better understand the cause of certain symptoms such as pain, cramping, etc.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Diagnostic assessment 4 1
AV fistula clot 1 0
Ectopic pregnancy 1 0
Pain in left side 1 0
Stomach pain 1 0

  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations Percentage
Severe 0
Moderate 1
Mild 0
None 0

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Exploratory abdominal endoscopy

Side effect Patients Percentage
Abdominal bloating 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations Percentage
Always 0
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 1
Burden
Burden Evaluations Percentage
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 1
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 0
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations Percentage
$200+ 1
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 0
Not specified 0
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Exploratory abdominal endoscopy.