San Jose Gastroenterology

Capsule Endoscopy

capsule endoscopy

Capsule Endoscopy is a pill-sized video capsule, which is swallowed and provides the examination of the entire small intestine.

Capsule Endoscopy indications include detection of small bowel bleeding, tumor, and Crohn's disease.

It is also used for diagnosis of Barrett's esophagus and esophageal varices.