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visual examination of the interior of a hollow body organ by use of an endoscope

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Prospective blinded comparison of wireless capsule endoscopy and multiphase CT enterography in obscure gastrointestinal bleeding.
Outcome of patients with obscure gastrointestinal bleeding after capsule endoscopy: report of 100 consecutive cases.
Ascariasis Diagnosed by Wireless Capsule Endoscopy. Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 2018;16:A23.
A case of protein-losing enteropathy caused by sclerosing mesenteritis diagnosed with capsule endoscopy and double-balloon endoscopy.
Spaulding, "Blinded comparison of esophageal capsule endoscopy (ECE) versus conventional esophagogastroduodenoscopy (EGD) for identification of esophagitis and Barrett's esophagus in patients with chronic gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD)," in Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Capsule Endoscopy, p.
Video capsule endoscopy (VCE), magnetic resonance enterography (MRE), and double balloon enteroscopy (DBE) are the modern ways of small bowel surveillance [8].
Inamori et al., "Incidence of small bowel injury induced by low-dose aspirin: a crossover study using capsule endoscopy in healthy volunteers," Digestion, vol.
Video capsule endoscopy can be safely performed in the elderly population where a proportion of these patients may have unsuspected SBCD despite negative conventional bidirectional GI endoscopies, resulting in change in management.
Video capsule endoscopy has been used more frequently in the last decade to identify the bleeding source.
They had a score of 3 (more than four erosions) or 4 (large erosion or ulcer) that was confirmed by capsule endoscopy.
Video capsule endoscopy for the assessment of small bowel mucosa (3) revealed no abnormal finding.
Capsule endoscopy was ordered but before this was performed, the patient represented to hospital in May 2014 with a subacute bowel obstruction.
Prestudy using a patency capsule is advised prior to regular capsule endoscopy [1], especially for patients who are suspected of having a stenotic lesion in the gut, because the capsule is dissolvable and naturally broken down within 100-200 hours.