Gastroenterology Research and Practice / 2015 / Article / Tab 4

Research Article

Repeat Upper Gastrointestinal Endoscopy in Patients with Functional Dyspepsia: Yield, Findings, and Predictors of Positive Findings

Table 4

Details of the positive repeat EGD in patients with the 4 factors for positive repeat EGD.

Presence of predictorsPositive repeat EGDNegative repeat EGD
Peptic ulcerErosive gastritisReflux esophagitisOthers

Hypertension5889240
History of malignancies7133
Smoking1311118
Use of NSAIDs or antiplatelets3449123

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