Feasibility of stomach exploration with a guided capsule endoscope.


BACKGROUND AND STUDY AIMS Video capsule endoscopy has been established in diagnosis of small-bowel disease and has been evaluated for esophageal pathology and recently for colorectal diagnostics. Gastric capsule endoscopy has not hitherto been feasible due to the stomach's large surface area and volume. We present the first application of a magnetically… (More)
DOI: 10.1055/s-0030-1255521


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