Waleed Kh. MahrousThinking Outside the Box articleThe pharynx: examination of anarea too often ignored duringupper endosco...
Waleed Kh. MahrousThe pharynx: examination of an area too oftenignored during upper endoscopyhttp://youtu.be/ZqTWTC9V9OA
 Thinking Outside the Box article Pharynx is the peripheral part of the GI tract !! We have powerful tool with our hand...
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The pharynx examination of an area too often ignored during upper endoscopy ( ASGE - GIE 2013 )

  1. 1. Waleed Kh. MahrousThinking Outside the Box articleThe pharynx: examination of anarea too often ignored duringupper endoscopyhttp://youtu.be/ZqTWTC9V9OA
  2. 2. Waleed Kh. MahrousThe pharynx: examination of an area too oftenignored during upper endoscopyhttp://youtu.be/ZqTWTC9V9OA
  3. 3.  Thinking Outside the Box article Pharynx is the peripheral part of the GI tract !! We have powerful tool with our hand which is the endoscope– it is great to get look to pharynx Incidence of oral-nasal pharyngeal cancer 30.000yearly in USA & 8000 death annually You are looking in any way - you have to go through thepharynx to go to the esophagus May me the responsibility of the GI to look topharynxes – no body looking to pharynx and everyday body die Patient particularly at risk – elderly , men , smoker , heavydrinker people not eating fruit and fightable – It is a most tolook by endoscopy to pharynxThe pharynx: examination of an area too oftenignored during upper endoscopyhttp://youtu.be/ZqTWTC9V9OAWaleed Kh. Mahrous

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