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Table 3 Findings of the 84 upper gastrointestinal endoscopy performed

From: Clinical impact of upper gastrointestinal endoscopy in critically ill patients with suspected bleeding

Normal 25 (30%)
Esophagitis or gastritis 14 (17%)
Nasogastric tube erosion 18 (21%)
Peptic ulcer 13 (15%)
Esophagogastric varices 4 (5%)
Amyloidosis 1 (1%)
Esophageal candidosis 7 (8%)
Cancer 2 (2%)
  1. Data are presented as n (%)