Endoscopes

Endoscopes are used to look inside the body. News and new technology innovations for endoscopes can be found on this channel.

OmniVision Announces Guinness World Record for Smallest Image Sensor

OmniVision's OVM6948 CameraCubeChip, a fully packaged, wafer-level camera module measuring 0.65mm x 0.65mm x 1.158mm, built on OmniVision's OV6948, winner of the Guinness World Record for “The Smallest Image Sensor Commercially Available.”

News | Endoscopes | October 22, 2019
October 22, 2019 — OmniVision Technologies Inc. announced that its OV6948 camera module is the winner of the Guinness...
Hologic Receives CE Mark for Three-in-One Omni Hysteroscope
News | Endoscopes | March 14, 2019
March 14, 2019 — Hologic Inc. announced it has received a CE mark in Europe for its Omni...
Videos | Advanced Visualization | March 05, 2019
This is an example of a new endoscopic virtual peritoneal inflation tool on the patient's computed tomography (CT) ...
Videos | Advanced Visualization | March 05, 2019
This is an example of a new endoscopic 3-D imaging simulator created from a patient's computed tomography (CT) scan...
Fujifilm Launches Latest Synapse 3D Version at HIMSS 2019

The new Intravoxel Incoherent Motion (IVIM) MR application in Synapse 3D

Technology | Advanced Visualization | February 08, 2019
February 7, 2019 — Fujifilm Medical Systems U.S.A. will debut the latest version of its Synapse 3D solution at the...
Body Vision Medical Announces Release of LungVision
Technology | Lung Cancer | October 05, 2018
October 5, 2018 — Body Vision Medical, a medical device company specializing in lung cancer...
American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy and Touch Surgery Pilot Video-Based Endoscopic Simulations
News | Endoscopes | June 11, 2018
June 11, 2018 — During the 2018 Digestive Disease Week (DDW) conference June 2-5 in Washington, D.C., the American...
Olympus and Hitachi Healthcare Americas Introduce Arietta 850
News | Ultrasound Imaging | June 04, 2018
Olympus, a global technology leader in designing and delivering innovative solutions for medical and surgical...
Body Vision Medical Receives FDA Clearance for LungVision Tool
Technology | Lung Cancer | May 09, 2018
May 9, 2018 — Body Vision Medical received clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to market their...
News | Endoscopes | April 02, 2018
April 2, 2018 — Results from a recent ...
Auris Health Unveils FDA-Cleared Monarch Platform for Robotic Bronchoscopy
Technology | Endoscopes | March 26, 2018
March 26, 2018 — Auris Health Inc. announced U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance of the company’s Monarch...
FDA, CDC and ASM Release New Duodenoscope Surveillance and Culturing Protocols
News | Endoscopes | February 26, 2018
February 26, 2018 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and...
Dilon Technologies Inc. Launches New CoPilot VL+ Video Laryngoscope
Technology | Endoscopes | February 07, 2018
February 7, 2018 — Dilon Technologies Inc. announced the launch of the CoPilot VL+ video...
CapsoVision Inc. Introduces CapsoCloud for CapsoCam Plus Endoscopy System
Technology | Endoscopes | September 14, 2017
September 14, 2017 — CapsoVision Inc. recently announced the full U.S. launch of CapsoCloud, an exam management system...
Pentax Medical Launches New Slim Linear Ultrasound Endoscope
Technology | Endoscopes | August 17, 2017
August 17, 2017 — Pentax Medical Co. announced the U.S. launch of the Slim Linear Ultrasound Endoscope (EG-3270UK), the...
Fujifilm Issues Voluntary Recall of All ED-530XT Duodenoscopes
News | Endoscopes | August 03, 2017
August 3, 2017 — On July 21, 2017, Fujifilm issued an Urgent Medical Device Correction and Removal notification...
Endoscopy Devices: Making Pathways in Diagnostics and Therapeutics
Feature | Endoscopes | February 01, 2017 | Ravi Chawat
Several diseases that require the use of endoscopy devices for diagnostics, as well as therapeutics, have been on the...
Fujifilm Medical Systems Removes Older Duodenoscopes From Clinical Use
News | Endoscopes | January 16, 2017
January 16, 2017 — Fujifilm Medical Systems has informed the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) of its plans to...
Given, Pillcamp, colonoscopy, Angiodysplasias, capsule Endoscopy, LVAD interference

The Given Imaging PillCam Colon system is an example of a capsule endoscopy device the patient swallows to image the gastrointestinal track.

Feature | Endoscopes | January 03, 2017 | Anamika Kumari
The capsule endoscopy systems offer a hands-free and highly accurate imaging modality for healthcare practitioners. A...