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the risks for a pill endoscopy is small.
nothing has zero risks.
I take it she is too old to have a colonoscopy?
how about an ansocopy or sigmoidoscopy?
the problem is that if they find the area of bleeding on a pill endoscopy, what are they going to do about it?
pill endoscopy can't fix the problem like a colonoscopy or sigmoidoscopy can.
let me know if you have questions.