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... The procedure is called an Endoscopy. I have had 3 of them. One with no meds, 2 with numbing and a sedative. ... (2 replies)
... Hi..I had that done a few weeks ago. My Dr. spray numbing medicine in both nostrils. He waited for it to numb and then ask me which nostril I could breath better out of. He ran the tube down that nostril...My husband said it was about 12" long. It was a really quick procedure. I say he looked for about 10 seconds and was done. It was more uncomfortable pulling to tube... (2 replies)
... I am scheduled for this at the end of the month. Not even sure what the proper name of the procedure is. ... (2 replies)

... o I didn't swallow and didn't feel a sore thorat after I woke up. I really don't know did they actually end up putting a camera in my stomach or not? ... (24 replies)
... I went to the ENT complaining of throat irritation that I have had off and on since last April, following a bout of bronchitis. ... (3 replies)
... Let me state right off that my main problem was NOT heartburn, but LPR. As you know, the acid in this case comes all the way up into the throat and causes serious issues with being able to speak in a normal and strong voice. ... (2 replies)
... Worrywartmom, I just saw an ENT today and had the procedure that you are mentioning where they put a scope with a camera up your nose and down your throat. It is a little uncomfortable, but not too bad. My burning throat is much more painful than this procedure. ... (24 replies)
... Its not so much the cough but more the burning, ENT doctor did do an endoscopy, asked me to sing a note when the camera was down my throat also to check the chords were working, he saw no vocal nodules or any tears or bruising. ... (10 replies)
... and he explains whats gonna go on. I will lay on a table on my left side and bite down on a plastic circle thing then they will gently put a camera down my throat to check things out, i wont feel a thing for the most part, because of the freezing they will give me. so i'm alright with this.. bring it on right? ... (17 replies)
... and he explains whats gonna go on. I will lay on a table on my left side and bite down on a plastic circle thing then they will gently put a camera down my throat to check things out, i wont feel a thing for the most part, because of the freezing they will give me. so i'm alright with this.. bring it on right? ... (8 replies)
... So I did not want to get this procedure done, I so wanted to cancel it but my parents made me keep it. Oh well. So yes, I cried out of fear for this procedure. ... (8 replies)
... And he told me to go get the procedure where they stick a camera down my throat. ... (3 replies)
... h about the actual procedure. I remember being wheeled in, and I remember the doctor putting the medicine in my arm, and I remember gagging only slightly as the camera was placed down my throat. It was over very quickly. ... (2 replies)
... The ENT will be able to perform a throat scope during your visit. ... (5 replies)
Gerd?
Feb 24, 2006
... They can do an upper scope and look at your larynx. If it's all red and swollen, you probably have a bad case of reflux. This procedure is not used to look far down your esophagous though, and is not used for biopsies. ... (8 replies)
... ly the little bit of acid that is getting into your lungs as well. An ENT will scope you by numbing your nose with spray, then inserting a very thin probe with a camera up your nose and down your throat. ... (5 replies)
... The ENT will be able to provide you with quick confirmation that acid is affecting larynx and throat by scoping you. This is a quick, painless procedure that involves looking at your throat with a camera on a wire. You won't really be able to feel it because you will have inhaled a numbing spray first. ... (14 replies)
... and I have it done 2x a year. He will first numb your nose and airways with a spray. Then he inserts a wire with a miniature camera attached to one end up your nose and down your throat. ... (12 replies)
How do you know
Dec 28, 2005
... The probe has a small video camera at the end, and typically it will send the picture back to a computer screen. ... (14 replies)
... rritated. If it is, you have laryngeal reflux. The scope is an easy and fairly painless procedure. You inhale a numbing nasal spray, and then they stick a small camera on a thin wire up through your nose and down your throat. Sounds much worse than it is. ... (7 replies)


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