Belt for use with PillCam capsule endoscopy, Given Imaging, 2000-2010

2000-2010 in Unknown place

Dr3 sensor belt for use with PillCam capsule endoscopy, Given Imaging, 2000-2010. During capsule endoscopy a patient is required to wear this belt which contains sensors. Sometimes the sensors are directly applied on the patient's skin. The belt allows the PillCam to wirelessly transmit the images taken of the patient's colon to a monitor.

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metal (unknown), plastic (unidentified) and polyester
overall (flat, fully extended): 30 mm x 1500 mm x 410 mm,
Donated by Medtronic

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