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Ennis_TX

Upper Endoscope Results

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I got the results back from my upper endoscope today. He said I am doing good (Healing), just have inflammation, and to maintain a gluten-free diet and my nexium. They removed a few polyps from my stomach and intestine and they came back negative for cancer and bacteria.

I was given pictures from the scope but do not know what I am looking for here. Opinions from anyone or a rating at how bad this inflammation is? NOTE I did black out my personal information in the corners of the pictures. Thanks for any input.

http://imgur.com/jEDEax6

http://imgur.com/g0TfQLV

http://imgur.com/Ji8025c


Diagnosed Issues
Celiac (Gluten Ataxia, and Villi Damage dia. 2014, Villi mostly healed on gluten-free diet 2017 confirmed by scope)
Ulcerative Colitis (Dia, 2017), ADHD, Bipolar, Asperger Syndrome (form of autism)
Allergies Corn, Whey
Sensitivities/Intolerances
Peanuts (resolved 2019), Cellulose Gel, Lactose, Soy, Yeast
Olives (Seems to have resolved or gone mostly away as of Jan, 2017), Sesame (Gone away as of June 2017, still slight Nausea)
Enzyme issues with digesting some foods I have to take Pancreatic Enzymes Since mine does not work right, additional food prep steps also
Low Tolerance for sugars and carbs (Glucose spikes and UC Flares)
Occupation Gluten Free Bakery, Paleo Based Chef/Food Catering

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Congrats, Ennis!  Looks like you are doing a great job remaining gluten free.  

I can not give you an opinion about the endoscopy.  I have no clue what would look good or not. 


Non-functioning Gall bladder Removal Surgery 2005

Diagnosed via Blood Test (DGP IgA only) and Endoscopy: March 2013

Hashimoto's Thyroiditis

Osteopenia/osteoporosis -- June 2013

Allergies and Food Intolerances

Repeat endoscopy/Biopsies: Healed

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I'm not a trained medical professional, so take this with a grain of salt.

It looks like you have some nice normal coloring: the light pink bubblegum color.

Inflammation would be the red color. It looks like you have some radial red streaking and red blotches.

If he will send your your original pictures, then you can see how much pink/red coloring you started out with, and how much improvement you've made.

Improvement is great, congratulations!

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