Small Bowel Capsule Endoscopy

Given Diagnostic System PillCamÂȘ Endoscopy Procedure

Ingesting the PillCamÂȘ Video Capsule


A simple fast is required prior to the procedure. PillCam capsule endoscopy begins when the patient ingests the video capsule with a glass of water.


Undergoing the Procedure


Images are acquired as the PillCamÂȘ Video Capsule passes through the digestive system. Information is transmitted, via an array of sensors secured to the patient, to a Data Recorder worn around the patient's waist.


Viewing the Results


The patient returns the Data Recorder for video processing on the RAPID workstation. The physician reviews the video and generates a clinical report with images that can be printed, sent to referring physicians, or electronically stored.



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