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Capsule Endoscopy


Medical Procedure Illustration

Medical illustration telling the story of a Video Capsule Endoscopy or Pill Cam procedure helps patients easily understand this relatively new and pioneering technique. Illustration shows the endoscope traveling through small intestines and capturing image of ulcer. 


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Capsule Endoscopy Procedure Illustration

Medical illustration of a Video Capsule Endoscopy or Pill Cam procedure shows the examination of the inside of body organs through an endoscope – a pill-sized device using a powerful lens and fibre optics that takes images as it travels through the body.

The patient swallows the vitamin-pill sized device and as the camera takes thousands of images that are transmitted to a wearable recorder.

The image illustrates the following narrative:
A. Patient swallows the capsule, and carries the data recorder for eight hours
B. Capsule is the size and shape of a pill and contains a tiny camera
C. Camera is shown here taking pictures of a bleeding ulcer inside the small intestine
D. Picture of the bleeding ulcer is later reviewed by the doctors

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