Colonoscopies to be replaced by camer...

Colonoscopies to be replaced by camera that comes in a PILL

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#1 Feb 4, 2014
Colonoscopies to be replaced by camera that comes in a PILL as FDA green lights revolutionary treatment
The PillCam is an ingestible camera that takes high-speed photos as it is worked through the digestive system
The PillCam costs about $500. A traditional colonoscopy typically costs about $4,500
The device was created by an Israeli company using similar cameras in missile defense systems

By Daily Mail Reporter and Ap

PUBLISHED: 01:50 EST, 4 February 2014 | UPDATED: 13:47 EST, 4 February 2014

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