Gastroscopy vs Endoscopy - What's the difference?

gastroscopy | endoscopy | Hyponyms |

Gastroscopy is a hyponym of endoscopy.


As nouns the difference between gastroscopy and endoscopy

is that gastroscopy is an examination of esophagus, stomach and duodenum using endoscope while endoscopy is (medicine) the examination of a bodily orifice, canal or organ using an endoscope.

Other Comparisons: What's the difference?

gastroscopy

English

Noun

  • An examination of esophagus, stomach and duodenum using endoscope.
  • Synonyms

    * esophagogastroduodenoscopy

    Hypernyms

    * endoscopy

    endoscopy

    Noun

    (endoscopies)
  • (medicine) the examination of a bodily orifice, canal or organ using an endoscope
  • Hyponyms

    * esophagogastroduodenoscopy * gastroscopy * colonoscopy * See also