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100229-4Endoscopic ultrasound study DocumentActive

Term Description

Endoscopic ultrasound (EUS) combines endoscopy with ultrasound and is used to visualize the lining and underlying layers of the GI tract. It can also be used to perform diagnostic and therpeutic procedures such as fine needle aspiration, biopsy, celiac plexus block, and pseudocyst drainage. [PMID:20095294]
Source: Regenstrief LOINC

Fully-Specified Name

Component
Endoscopic ultrasound study
Property
Find
Time
Pt
System
^Patient
Scale
Doc
Method

Additional Names

Short Name
Endo US study Doc

Basic Attributes

Class
ENDO.GI
Type
Clinical
First Released
Version 2.73
Last Updated
Version 2.73
Order vs. Observation
Both

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