Presence of known intestinal strictures, fistulas, or obstruction
Patients with swallowing disorders
There has been some concern that there is a risk of interfering with pacemakers due to the proximity of the sensor arrays placed on the patients’ chests, but no significant trials have confirmed this fear.
HPI: Pt is a 49 yo F with progressive iron deficient anemia, post-prandial abdominal pain, and diarrhea. She has been maintained on iron supplementation to keep her Hgb at 10. She has had no rectal bleeding or change in her menses. Her weight has remained stable. No extraintestinal manifestations of IBD. No NSAID use.
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