6 doctors weighed in:
What is the new screening test for colon cancer that uses the camera you swallow?
6 doctors weighed in

Dr. Eric Kaplan
Surgery - Colorectal
3 doctors agree
In brief: Not so
The camera pill is not for colon cancer screening.
It is used to evalaute the small intestine, not the colon.

In brief: Not so
The camera pill is not for colon cancer screening.
It is used to evalaute the small intestine, not the colon.
Dr. Eric Kaplan
Dr. Eric Kaplan
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Dr. Rafael Lugo
Surgery
2 doctors agree
In brief: Is not
There is a capsule camera you swallow to examine the small intestine not for screening.
The standard for colin screening is still colonoscopy. Ct colography is being evaluated as an alternative.

In brief: Is not
There is a capsule camera you swallow to examine the small intestine not for screening.
The standard for colin screening is still colonoscopy. Ct colography is being evaluated as an alternative.
Dr. Rafael Lugo
Dr. Rafael Lugo
Thank
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