Capsule Endoscopy

  • Motohiro Esaki
  • Takayuki Matsumoto


Two types of device for small intestinal capsule endoscopy (CE) are currently available in Japan, manufactured by GIVEN Imaging and Olympus. These devices show few differences in terms of mechanisms and performance, and this chapter will therefore describe the diagnostic imaging system for the capsule endoscope manufactured by GIVEN Imaging.


Capsule Endoscopy Sensor Array Barium Sulfate Magnesium Citrate Flexible Spectral Imaging Color Enhancement 
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© Springer Japan 2014

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Medicine and Clinical Science, Graduate School of MedicineKyushu UniversityFukuokaJapan

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