What not to eat after a gastroscopy with biopsy?

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What not to eat after a gastroscopy with biopsy?

What not to eat after a gastroscopy with biopsy?

In the biopsy the specialist doctor will take a tissue sample for histological examination, therefore, after the gastroscopy, the patient must avoid eating hot foods (and possibly avoid spicy foods), as they could increase the risk of bleeding.

What is recommended to eat after gastroscopy?

After about an hour from the gastroscopy, as soon as the sensitivity of the tongue and palate, as well as the swallowing reflex has been regained, the patient will be able to eat normally; we recommend a light meal, without alcohol, and rest for the rest of the day.

What does digestive endoscopy mean?

Digestive endoscopy is a diagnostic and therapeutic technique that allows you to have a direct view, from the inside, of some organs.
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