PillCam patency capsule (PPC) is a dummy capsule without RFID tag identical in size to PillCam SB3 and evaluates the gastrointestinal (GI) patency prior to capsule endoscopy (CE). It was introduced into the clinical practice in Japan on July 2012. The aim of this study was to prospectively investigate the background, clinical outcome and adverse events in patients who ingested PPC by multicenter study.
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