Capsule endoscopy

What is Capsule endoscopy?

IT is a way to record images of digestive tract for use in medicine.the capsule is the size and shape of a pill and contains a tiny camera.after a patient swallow the capsule,it takes pictures of the inside of the gi tract.

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I am female. 44 years old. 114 lbs. 5 ft 2.


Swallowed a DOUBLE temporary crown made of acrylic. 1inch long x 1/4 inch wide.

Had x ray which...

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You have passed it out, following coments to your analysis...

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Hi and thank you for asking!
I read your query and...

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I have been awaiting a capsule endoscopy. Previous Bilroth surgery, gall bladder removal and a 90 % bowel stricture. 4 days of abdominal pain...

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Pain could be due to Adhesions.

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Because of previous surgeries, adhesions might have formed in the abdomen. It...

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I recently was noted to have a 6mm gastric polyp with eosinophilic and extensive collagenous deposition on end. I had chronic gastritis at the...

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Hi and thank you for asking on HCM!
I read carefully all your concerns and I can say as follows :

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