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Monday, August 3, 2015
I had a recent gastroscopy during which the MD was unable to biopsy stomach nodules as I was gagging, etc. He ordered an H-pylori serum which was negative. As a breast cancer survivor, do I need to have more follow up or care re: these nodules? Thank you.
Yes, you should find out what these nodules are. This may require you to undergo a repeat endoscopy.
Syed A Ahmad, MD
Associate Professor of Surgery
College of Medicine
University of Cincinnati