PillCam Camera Enabled Smart Pill

FDA has no problem with camera-equipped smart pills travelling your body

By on February 10, 2014 at 2:58 PM.

FDA has no problem with camera-equipped smart pills travelling your body

The FDA has approved a “bite-sized” camera-equipped smart pill for medical use in patients who aren’t able, for whatever reason, to have a complete colonoscopy, Mashable reports. The smart pill has a camera on both ends and will travel the human body in eight hours, taking high-speed pictures of intestines and sending them to a device worn by the patient. The doctor can then take a look at the pictures once the procedure is complete.

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