Digestive Topics : Capsule Endoscopy
A Capsule endoscopy is a simple test which your doctor will consider doing to look for bleeding or other conditions occurring in a part of the small intestine that cannot be investigated with a standard endoscope. Learn more about capsule endoscopy in children by downloading these educational materials.
You can help put your child at ease about an upcoming endoscopy through the following step-by-step video guide:
Endoscopy Guide for Children
Learn about capsule endoscopy as Cappy takes a trip to the Center of the Intestine.
IMPORTANT REMINDER: This information from the North American Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition (NASPGHAN) is intended only to provide general information and not as a definitive basis for diagnosis or treatment in any particular case. It is very important that you consult your doctor about your specific condition.