Chinese Researchers Develop 3D-Printed Tadpole Endoscope that Can Improve Cancer Diagnosis

Cancers of the gastrointestinal (GI) tract, including oesophagus cancer, stomach cancer and colon cancer, rank as the second most prevalent among all types of cancers in the world and the first in Hong Kong. The traditional method of diagnosing cancers in the GI tract requires three procedures: oesophagus cancer and stomach cancer can be diagnosed using gastroscopy; intestinal cancer can be diagnosed using capsule endoscopy; and colorectal cancer can be diagnosed using colonoscopy. Continue reading “Chinese Researchers Develop 3D-Printed Tadpole Endoscope that Can Improve Cancer Diagnosis”