Author | Michael L. Kochman, MD

Articles

Endoscopic Diagnosis and Management of Gastrointestinal Malignancy

October 01, 1995

BySteven L. Kadish, MD|Michael L. Kochman, MD

The endoscopic diagnosis, staging, and therapy of gastrointestinal (GI) malignancies has advanced rapidly and dramatically over the past 15 years. Video-endoscopy has generally replaced fiberoptic endoscopy, and the digitally based fidelity, sharper resolution, and improved magnification of the video-endoscopic image offers a potentially better approach for the evaluation of mucosal abnormalities.