You will need
- - the direction of the doctor gastroenterologist for examination.
Symptoms a duodenal gut can be similar to the symptoms of gastric and colon intestine, therefore, assigned a full examination of the gastrointestinal tract. Most often inflammation duodenum intestine manifested as pain after 1.5-2 hours after a meal and hungry pains, insufficiency of digestion, which manifests itself as constipation or diarrhea. These symptoms can be attributed to all diseases associated with lesions or inflammation of the mucous membranes of the gastrointestinal tract.
You will be given a blood test for antibodies to determine parasitic infections, common and biochemical analysis of blood and analysis for tumor markers, a feces on eggs a worm.
The doctor is required to appoint an ultrasound, but this method not always allows to make an accurate diagnosis, especially in obese patients, but helps to determine the location of all organs, the presence of foreign inclusions.
If you have appointed a barium enema, the enema will be administered a radio-opaque substance and diagnose using x-rays, which allows to determine the patency of the duodenal intestine.
Colonoscopy is a hardware examination of a duodenal gut lumen. This allows you to make an accurate diagnosis of the lesion of the mucous membrane and to determine the degree of damage.
When conducting a fluoroscopy using barium cock will give you to drink 500 ml of solution, which resembles the dissolved chalk. If there are significant mucosal lesions, the radiograph shows the presence of niches.
Fibrogastroscopy allows to determine the sizes of lesions, allows to obtain material for a biopsy. If the ulcers are deep and bleeding, this method allows to carry out medical manipulations and to stop the bleeding.