Five signs you may need an endoscopy

Are you experiencing unexplained symptoms and wondering if an endoscopy could uncover the problem? Discover some of the reasons to have an endoscopy to see if it’s the right option for you.

Doctor speaks to patient about reasons to have an endoscopy

What does an endoscopy show?

An endoscopy is when a flexible tube with a camera and a light is inserted into your body through your mouth, nose or anus to help identify and diagnose the cause of a variety of symptoms.

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When is endoscopy required? Signs to watch

When is endoscopy needed? Here are some signs to look out for and to discuss with your GP:

Next steps

We hope these possible reasons to have an endoscopy have helped. Whatever your symptoms, always speak to your GP if you’re worried.