Upper Endoscopy results?

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violetgirl
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Date Joined Sep 2010
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   Posted 10/1/2010 2:46 PM (GMT -6)   
I had my endoscopy this morning and it went well.  He had a little bit of trouble since I have TMJ, but he was able to find out a couple things.
1. I have scarring on my esophagus and it is constricted so he widened it with the balloon thingy
2. I have a small hiatal hernia
3. I may have a candida infection
 
The swallowing thing has all ready improved since then.  He put me on prilosec and now I will wait to get the culture back on the infection.  I am supposed to see him in one week to decide if I need to have another endoscopy.  So good news, I believe.
 
Violet

zeldagoblin
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   Posted 10/1/2010 2:55 PM (GMT -6)   
Oooo That does sound positive. Keep us posted re: the next endoscope, its great to hear good news.

Liz x
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