|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|국제특허분류(IPC7판)||A61B-001/06 A61B-001/04 A61B-001/00|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 0 인용 특허 : 144|
An ingestible image scanning pill captures high resolution images of the GI tract as it passes through. Images communicated externally have exact location determination. Image processing software discards duplicate information and stitches images together, line scan by line scan, to replicate a complete GI tract as if it were stretched out in a straight line. A fully linear image is displayed to a medical professional as if the GI tract had been stretched in a straight line, cut open, laid flat out on a bench for viewing—all without making any incisions ...
1. A gastro intestinal (GI) tract imaging arrangement, comprising: an ingestible imaging pill configured to capture a plurality of images of portions of a GI tract of an animal as the ingestible imaging pill passes through the GI tract, wherein the plurality of images includes a first plurality of images captured after movement of the ingestible imaging pill in a first direction and a second plurality of images captured after movement of the ingestible imaging pill in a second direction, the first direction being different from the second direction; anda...