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2014-03-03 23:03:55

Spectrum Surgical extends repair services for all makes and models of flexible and rigid endoscopes and provides advanced repair capabilities. Stow, OH (PRWEB) March 03, 2014 Spectrum Surgical Instruments Corp. is pleased to extend its repair services for all makes and models of flexible and rigid endoscopes. The company maintains a large, dedicated in-house inventory of loaner scopes. Spectrum provides advanced repair capabilities and offers preventive maintenance programs at no charge,...

2014-03-03 16:25:33

DOWNERS GROVE, Ill., March 3, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American College of Gastroenterology (ACG), American Gastroenterological Association (AGA) and American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ASGE) applaud President Barack Obama's Proclamation designating March 2014 as National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month. In the proclamation, the President noted, "The second leading cause of cancer deaths in the United States, colorectal cancer claims more than 50,000...

2014-03-02 23:01:10

The disposable medical devices sensors market is segmented on the basis of product type, sensor type, application (patient monitoring, diagnostics, and therapeutics), and geography. http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/disposable-medical-devices-sensors-market-1259.html (PRWEB) March 02, 2014 The “Disposable Medical Devices Sensors Market - By Type [Biosensor, Image sensor, Accelerometer] Monitoring[Smart Pill, Pulse Oximeter] Diagnostic [Capsule Endoscope, Blood Glucose...

2014-02-27 23:02:15

Josephine Ford Cancer Institute at Henry Ford Hospital and the American Cancer Society are set to partner Monday, March 10 to host a community colon health event featuring an interactive, giant walk-through colon, as well as an educational panel discussion on colorectal cancer. Detroit, MI (PRWEB) February 27, 2014 Taking a stroll through a 32-foot-long by 14-feet-high replica of the human colon may someday save your life. At least that’s the hope of the Josephine Ford Cancer Institute...

2014-02-27 08:28:32

New Ireland PSA Supports March's National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month DOWNERS GROVE, Ill., Feb. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Kathy Ireland is partnering with the American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ASGE), which represents the doctors who specialize in endoscopy and colon cancer screening, on a new Public Service Announcement (PSA) to encourage those 50 and over to undergo screening for colon cancer. Colon cancer kills approximately 50,000 people each year,...

2014-02-26 23:31:44

Hosted by the Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES), the annual meeting titled “Putting the Patient First: Promoting Innovation and Safety in the OR and Beyond,” will continue a long-standing tradition of strong didactic sessions by experts, combined with exploration of innovative technology and medical breakthroughs in the fields of general, upper GI, colorectal, endoscopic, robotic and minimally invasive surgery (MIS). Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) February...

2014-02-14 23:04:05

The global endoscopy equipment market is segmented on the basis of products, applications, and geography. http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/endoscopy-devices-market-689.html (PRWEB) February 14, 2014 The “Endoscopy Equipment Market by Endoscopes (Rigid, Flexible, Capsule), by Visualization Systems (HD, 3D Camera, Wireless Display & Monitor), Others (Endoscopic Ultrasound, Carts), by Application (Colonoscopy, GI Endoscopy) - Global Forecasts to 2018” analyzes and...

2014-02-13 20:21:56

DUBLIN, February 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/plmlb8/endoscopy) has announced the addition of the "Endoscopy Equipment Market by Endoscopes, Visualization Systems & Application - Global Forecasts to 2018" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/plmlb8/endoscopy ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) Endoscopy systems have a huge market demand...

2014-02-11 20:22:44

DUBLIN, February 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/g5zzk8/medical_fiber) has announced the addition of the "Concise Analysis of the International Medical Fiber Optics Market" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/g5zzk8/medical_fiber ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan,...

2014-02-11 08:33:52

LONDON, Feb. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report:Analysis of the Endoscopy Devices Market in Australia, South Korea, and Southeast Asia Opportunity for New Installation Spurs Market GrowthThis research service presents an analysis of the endoscopy devices in focusing on Australia, South Korea and Southeast Asian market. The elderly population in Asia-Pacific is increasing at a rapid rate. The growing aging society translates to...


Latest Endoscopy Reference Libraries

Sigmoidoscopy
2013-03-04 10:30:47

Sigmoidoscopy is a medical procedure in which the physician is able to visualize the inside walls of the large intestine with a scope placed in the rectum. Only the distal part of the colon, or the sigmoid, is examined as opposed to the entire bowel in a colonoscopy. Reasons for procedure The use of this procedure is mainly for early detection of colorectal cancer, vascular abnormalities or polyps. Studies have shown that this procedure has aided in early detection of colorectal cancer...

Gastroscopy
2013-03-04 10:13:56

The esophagogastroduodenoscopy is a medical diagnostic procedure used in internal medicine to view the upper part of the gastrointestinal tract. This non-invasive procedure is used for many complaints and requires little to no time for recovery from the procedure. Reasons for the Procedure Patients present to their physician with physical complaints. For example, a patient may come into the office and say they have been feeling tired and forgetful. Through many tests and evaluations,...

Laparoscopy
2013-03-04 09:24:55

A laparoscopy is an invasive surgical procedure used in abdominal area but is much less invasive than the preceding methods. Small incisions are made in the abdomen or pelvic area in which the camera and tools are introduced to perform the surgery or inspect the area. The method before the laparoscopy involved cutting open the area completely with longer healing time and more complications. Although in the pediatric populations, abscesses have a tendency to form around the incision sites....

Cystoscopy
2013-01-18 11:39:08

Cystoscopy is a medical procedure to explore the bladder with a cytoscope, a small camera with magnification. The bladder is accessed by the cytoscope through the urethra. This procedure is used as a diagnostic tool for the medical provider. Reasons for Procedure There are several complaints from patients that would make this procedure a consideration of the medical provider. Patients that present with chronic urinary tract infections, decrease in bladder control, abnormal urine...

Colposcopy
2013-01-18 11:34:29

The Colposcopy is a preventive procedure to identify a possible abnormal cells or tissue on the cervix, vagina and vulva. By illuminating and magnifying the area with a coloscope during the examination, areas of concern can be identified earlier by the colposcopist. The procedure was developed by a German physician Hans Hinselmann in 1925 with the help of Dr. Helmut Wirths. Cause for the Procedure This examination has multiple candidates. If a patient has been a victim of a sexual...

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  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
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  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
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