Capsule endoscopy has better diagnostic yield than CT colonography

Capsule endoscopy was comparable or superior to CT colonography as a colorectal neoplasia screening test, according to research published in Gut.Brooks D. Cash, MD, of The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, and colleagues wrote that offering different methods of colorectal cancer screening, like capsule endoscopy, increases screening adherence.“The inherent similarity of test characteristics between colon capsule endoscopy and CT colonography — both are non- invasive or minimally invasive, non-therapeutic imaging modalities — make both tests potentiallyRead More

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