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

Made:
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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Details

Category:
Clinical Diagnosis
Object Number:
2019-202
Materials:
metal (unknown), plastic (unidentified) and polyester
Measurements:
overall (flat, fully extended): 30 mm x 1500 mm x 410 mm,
type:
belt
credit:
Donated by Medtronic

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