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Can capsule endoscopy cure ulcer problems?

Hi , am karthik .. located n chennai. i want to check for my mother about ulcer problems more than 3 yrs and we are looking for better treatment regarding this. we got to know about capsule endoscopy. really looks sound but we are not able to guess how much the cost of this capsule endoscopy treatment. Please give us a rough details of how much its cost will be...
Mon, 28 Aug 2017
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Hello dear

Welcome to Healthcaremagic.com
I have gone through your concern in depth .

* Capsule endoscopy is for the diagnosis of the intestinal tract only , taking
photographs of all the angles of the intestine.

* It is not meant for the cure of ulcer problems .

* Cost in a good center in Ahmedabad would be around 20 - 25 thousand
rupees .

Hope this will help you .
Regards dear .
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