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

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Dr. Thomas Namey
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
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In brief: Most of the small I!

The small intestine cannot be visualized with "scopes.
" certainly barium studies can idnetify more serious lesions, but not as well as the colon. The new "swallow-camera-pill, " cxan define some lesions, but it's track record is spotty.

In brief: Most of the small I!

The small intestine cannot be visualized with "scopes.
" certainly barium studies can idnetify more serious lesions, but not as well as the colon. The new "swallow-camera-pill, " cxan define some lesions, but it's track record is spotty.
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