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Hong Kong Medical endoscopy and Day surgery centre (HKMED) strives to provide the best and reliable endoscopy and day surgery services.
Experienced and professional medical experts provide comprehensive services from first diagnosis, examination to surgeries with state-of-the-art endoscopy equipment.
Oesophago-gastro-duodenoscopy (OGD) is an examination of the inside of the upper digestive tract by using a flexible video-endoscope which is passed through the mouth into the oesophagus, stomach and duodenum. It allows your doctor to have direct vision of the upper digestive tract and to detect pathological change, for example, tumor, ulceration or polyps etc. Your doctor will take biopsy for pathological examination and may perform polypectomy and therapeutic haemostasis when necessary.
Colonoscopy is a procedure that enables the examiner to view the inside of the large bowel. This is accomplished by passing a flexible video-endoscope through the anus into the rectum, then advancing slowly through sigmond colon, descending colon, transverse colon, ascending colon and lastly to the caecum. The examiner can have direct vision of the colon or pathological changes inside the colon, such as tumor, ulceration or polyps. Doctor may take biopsy for pathological examination, perform polypectomy and therapeutic haemostasis when necessary.
A procedure for diagnosis of any pathological change in urinary bladder, urethra and prostate (in male). Other indications include urethral dilation, clearance of clots in bladder, biopsy of bladder or urethral lesion, insertion/ removal of ureteric stent etc.
Colorectal cancer is a cancerous disease caused by abnormal cell growth in the colon or rectum. Cancer cells can continue to grow, gradually spread and metastasize to other parts of the body.
Colorectal cancer is a common cancer in Hong Kong and is the second most common type of cancer in men in terms of new cases. As older people have higher chances of developing colorectal cancer, people who are over 50 years of age need to pay special attention to the issue.