Endoscopy is a safe procedure with a low risk of complications (less than 1 in 100). But like any other medical procedure, there are some complications that can occur when endoscopy is done.
Some complications of an endoscopy include:
Some signs and symptoms suggestive of complications after an endoscopy include:
If you develop any sign or symptoms suggestive of some complication after endoscopy, consult your doctor or visit the accident and emergency (A&E) department of your local hospital without delay.
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