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Swallowing A Tiny Imaging Capsule Aids In Diagnosis Of Obscure Gastrointestinal Bleeding

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October 22, 2002
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American College Of Gastroenterology
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The use of a small wireless capsule video device to detect bleeding in the small intestine is safe, well-tolerated, and more accurate than another common diagnostic approach according to a study presented at the 67th Annual Scientific Meeting of the American College of Gastroenterology.

SEATTLE (October 21, 2002) -- The use of a small wireless capsule video device to detect bleeding in the small intestine is safe, well-tolerated, and more accurate than another common diagnostic approach according to a study presented at the 67th Annual Scientific Meeting of the American College of Gastroenterology.


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American College Of Gastroenterology. (2002, October 22). Swallowing A Tiny Imaging Capsule Aids In Diagnosis Of Obscure Gastrointestinal Bleeding. ScienceDaily. Retrieved April 18, 2014 from www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2002/10/021022071519.htm
American College Of Gastroenterology. "Swallowing A Tiny Imaging Capsule Aids In Diagnosis Of Obscure Gastrointestinal Bleeding." ScienceDaily. www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2002/10/021022071519.htm (accessed April 18, 2014).

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