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Stratis Medical at ACG 2018

  Stratis Medical proudly attended this year’s ACG in Philadelphia and participated in the hands-on capsule endoscopy workshop. We would like to thank all those who visited our booth. VP of Sales and Market Development Melahni Ake said “It’s a privilege to be able to bring best of class GI product solutions to the United […]

Video Capsule Endoscopy Promising for Diagnosis of Small Bowel Disease

Video capsule endoscopy (VCE) has proved to be very effective in the diagnosis of several small bowel diseases including Peutz-Jeghers syndrome (PJS). This diagnostic procedure is performed in patients to determine the extent and the nature of the internal condition. What is Peutz-Jeghers Syndrome? Peutz-Jeghers syndrome or PJS is a kind of rare autosomal-dominant inherited […]

Indications and Contraindications for Video Capsule Endoscopy

For the past 15 years, the medical community has been using VCE or video capsule endoscopy for various diagnostic purposes. Where this diagnostic procedure can be used in most cases, there are also certain contraindications. What is Video Capsule Endoscopy? Video capsule endoscopy is a diagnostic procedure where a small camera, placed inside a small […]

How Useful Is Video Capsule Endoscopy for Small Bowel Tumors?

Video Capsule Endoscopy (VCE) is a diagnostic and screening procedure where a small camera is passed into the body to take the pictures of the digestive tract. The small wireless camera takes the images that are then transmitted to a recorder that is worn on a belt. The camera is built inside a small capsule […]

Clinical Guidelines for the Use of Video Capsule Endoscopy

Video Capsule Endoscopy (VCE) is the best diagnostic procedure to examine the gastrointestinal tract. It is used in the diagnosis and evaluation of several small bowel conditions. Although it’s a non-invasive measure, the medical community has determined several clinical guidelines for the use of the Stratis MiroCam Video Capsule Endoscopy System. Here are the clinical […]

Why Do You Need an Endoscopy

Endoscopy is a specialized medical procedure where the doctor uses specialized instruments, known as endoscopes, for viewing the internal organs of the body, specifically the gastrointestinal tract. The endoscope may also be used in treating certain medical conditions. Video capsule endoscopy (VCE) is the preferred way of diagnosing and treating a number of diseases, as […]

How to Deal with Endoscopy Anxiety?

Endoscopy is a widely preferred medical procedure used for diagnosing a number of illnesses. Endoscopy can also be used for treating certain medical conditions. It is an entirely non-invasive procedure. Video capsule endoscopy is a major technological advance in the field of medicine and does not require the use of any anesthetics or sedatives. Still, […]

How Capsule Endoscopy is Beneficial For You?

Video Capsule Endoscopy (VCS) is a medical procedure where the capsule endoscope is ingested by the patient, and through signal transmission and small data recorder it captures the gastrointestinal tract’s internal images that can increase the medical diagnosis of the prevailing medical condition. The capsule has a shape and size that resembles a vitamin. The capsule […]

How Safe is Video Capsule Endoscopy Treatment for Patients?

Endoscopy is a non-invasive and nonsurgical method of examining the digestive tract and the digestive system of the body. For this procedure, Doctors will use the endoscope and gain access into the body by inserting it from the oral cavity. The endoscope has a small camera and will pass through the throat and move through […]

5 Reasons Why There Is No Need to Worry about Your Endoscopy Treatment

Endoscopy is considered as one of the most important procedures to examine the internal organs, as well as to carry out small procedures like collecting tissues for biopsy. The procedure gives the doctor a clear picture of what’s happening inside the organ and then be able to determine treatment Many people tend to be fearful […]