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   Tuesday, September 23, 2014

Olympus EnteroPro Solution

EnteroPro is the latest in Olympus' expanding lineup of GI solutions to improve reliability and efficiency in the diagnosis and treatment of small bowel conditions. The EnteroPro brand is the first total solution of its kind offered by one manufacturer designed to help physicians diagnose and treat small bowel abnormalities.

In addition to the Single Balloon Enteroscope and EndoTherapy devices, EnteroPro also includes Endo Capsule, which has recently received clearance by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.



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Single Balloon Enteroscope

The Single Balloon Enteroscope system (SBE) is designed to provide physicians with increased efficiencies for the examination and treatment of the small bowel, while allowing physicians and hospitals to maintain high quality patient care. The SBE is the latest in Olympus’ expanding lineup of GI solutions to improve reliability and efficiency in the diagnosis and treatment of small bowel conditions.

To read the Single Balloon Enteroscope press release click here.







Even with the use of high-resolution Charge Coupled Device (CCD) technology, Olympus was able to limit the outer diameter of the SIF-Q180 endoscope’s distal end to just 9.2 mm (left), smaller than the diameter of the previous-generation Olympus SIF Type 140 small bowel endoscope.


Illustration of insertion procedure with the Olympus Single Balloon Enteroscope system (SBE), which is designed to provide physicians with increased efficiencies for the examination and treatment of the small bowel, while allowing physicians and hospitals to maintain high-quality patient care.





ST-SB 1 single-use splinting tube with inflated balloon, positioned over the SIF-Q180 endoscope, part of the new Olympus Single Balloon Enteroscope system (SBE). The SBE is controlled by repeatedly inflating and deflating a single balloon, attached to the distal end of the splinting tube, via the remote balloon controller’s easy-to-use ergonomic hand controls and automatic pressure control features (not pictured).


Olympus’ Single Balloon Enteroscope system (SBE), which utilizes the Olympus EVIS EXERA II™ universal platform, includes the SIF-Q180 endoscope (front, right), the Balloon Control Unit OBCU (back) and the ST-SB 1 single-use splinting tube (front, left).



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Endo Capsule, which is part of Olympus’ EnteroPro total small bowel solution, redefines capsule endoscopy by combining the operational ease and efficiency of capsule endoscopes with the outstanding performance and opto-digital technology that has made Olympus a world leader in endoscopy.

Endo Capsule offers unique features that provide physicians with exceptional imaging capabilities of the small bowel, including high resolution, a wider field of view and enhanced depth of field, advanced color reproduction, automatic brightness control, structure enhancement and more.

To read the Endo Capsule backgrounder click here.

To read the Endo Capsule fact sheet click here.

To read the Endo Capsule press release click here.





Endo Capsule, Olympus’ new capsule endoscope designed for the observation of abnormalities in the small bowel, combines the operational ease and efficiency of capsule endoscopes with the outstanding performance and opto-digital technology that has made Olympus a world leader in endoscopy. The above photo is available in high resolution upon request.


Olympus’ portable, lightweight real-time viewer is a unique solution for improved clinical efficiency. By utilizing the Endo Capsule viewer, physicians can observe real-time images and verify functionality of the capsule before it is swallowed.





Computer workstation and monitor, all part of the Endo Capsule System, Olympus’ new redefining capsule endoscopy solution for the observation of small bowel abnormalities.


High-resolution image of the small bowel taken by Endo Capsule, Olympus’ novel capsule endoscope.