What is the role of upper GI endoscopy in the diagnosis of pediatric pyloric stenosis?

Updated: Nov 13, 2018
  • Author: Sathyaseelan Subramaniam, MD, FAAP; Chief Editor: Kirsten A Bechtel, MD  more...
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  • Upper GI endoscopy has been used as an adjunct diagnostic tool in select cases of infantile hypertrophic pyloric stenosis when other imaging tests are inconclusive or when the infant presents with atypical clinical features.

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