Small bowel capsule endoscopy

Capsule Endoscopy

A small bowel capsule endoscopy is a procedure to view the small intestine by having the patient swallow a capsule the size of a large pill, which has a camera inside.

Biosimilars

Biologics and biosimiliars

A biosimilar is highly similar to, but not an exact copy of, a biologic reference product already approved by the FDA. Biologics and biosimilars can help patients with moderate to severe IBD.

Crohn’s disease

Normal colon vs colon with Crohns disease

Crohn’s disease is a type of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD). Symptoms include inflammation in the digestive tract, belly pain and cramps, diarrhea, weight loss, and rectal bleeding

Colonoscopy

Colonoscopy

A colonoscopy is a procedure performed by a doctor called a gastroenterologist, who uses a colonoscope to look inside the colon and check for diseases like cancer or colitis.

Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD)

Inflammatory bowel disease, or IBD, is characterized by chronic inflammation in the digestive tract. The two main types are ulcerative colitis and Crohn’s disease.