Magic PillThere are many times when you need to get different parts of your body scanned. There are different types of technology which are used to scan your body. Some of them take time while the others are very quick. The technology advancement is so much that the scientists have developed a small pill which can easily scan inside parts of your body within seconds. This tiny camera developed by the experts can take upto 18 photos within a second while it travels across your body. This pill is known as the Pillcam. Actually it is a tiny camera which has a flashing LED light situated in it – when this is passed through the body it can easily highlight all the abnormalities present in the body.

The Pillcam is made in such a manner that it can be easily swallowed like a traditional or normal tablet. This takes the same route as that of your food. Have you ever wondered what happens when you have popped this pill? This futuristic Pillcam easily enters your body and highlights any abnormalities present in the body. Once the patient swallows the Pillcam – it travels all across the body within a matter of few hours. Every Pillcam can be used only once before being thrown away. The measurement of the pill is of 0.4 inches (11mm) by one inch (26mm). The weight of the Pillcam is four grams. Here the patient has to wear a belt which is made in such a manner that it can easily store and receive the images. The camera has the ability to identify the conditions of a patient suffering from Crohn’s disease and coeliac disease.

pill with Tiny CameraThis is also known as a capsule endoscopy and the cost of one endoscopy is 500 pounds. This procedure is available in some of the selected hospitals in the United Kingdom. Most of the people find this very fascinating because this is was science fiction before 20 years but now it has become a reality.

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