Endoscopy 2019; 51(04): v7
DOI: 10.1055/a-0855-7035
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18 March 2019 (online)


    Yi-Zhi Chen et al. Detachable string magnetically controlled capsule endoscopy for complete viewing of the esophagus and stomach

    Pilot study describing the use of magnetically controlled capsule endoscopy with a detachable string for the assessment of esophageal pathology. In 21 patients and 4 volunteers, the accuracy was 100 % and tolerance for the procedure was good when compared with standard gastroscopy.