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An examination of the lining of the middle part of the gastrointestinal tract using a pill-size video and will view the images on a video monitor. The capsule endoscope is swallowed and passes naturally through your digestive tract while transmitting video images to a data recorder worn on your belt for approximately eight hours.
We also perform advanced colonoscopy techniques and prototype colonoscopes which may allow completion of previously incomplete colonoscopies.
The Stanford Medicine Online Second Opinion program offers you easy access to our world-class doctors. It’s all done remotely and you don’t have to visit our hospital or one of our clinics for this service. You don’t even need to leave home!