Colorectal Cancer #2: Endoscopic Diagnosis and Treatment
Japan is considered to be a pioneer in the field of endoscopy as 90% of colonoscopes used around the world are made in Japan. Although endoscopies are critical for colorectal cancer screening, 30% of Japanese who need to be screened do not undergo the procedure. Now, it's becoming easier than ever to get an endoscopy. Endoscopes have thinner tubes and laxatives not only taste better but patients are required to drink less of it. We'll introduce the latest system using AI that assists doctors with diagnosis. Also find out why it's important to get an endoscopy for colorectal cancer screening and treatment.