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Is there a part of your small intestine they can not see in testing for Crohn's disease?

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In brief: Most of it

Except small area of proximal and distal small bowel, most of of it can not be visualized.
Capsule endoscopy is some help , as it passes through , the tiny camera transmits pictures expensive and not routinely used. Diagnosis is done by clinical presentation and radiological studies.

In brief: Most of it

Except small area of proximal and distal small bowel, most of of it can not be visualized.
Capsule endoscopy is some help , as it passes through , the tiny camera transmits pictures expensive and not routinely used. Diagnosis is done by clinical presentation and radiological studies.
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