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Surgical correction is usually indicated for the associated congenital external genitalia and lower gastrointestinal tract anomalies.
Flexible endoscopes are used for a wide variety of minimally invasive medical procedures to examine internal body cavities, such as the upper gastrointestinal tract (gastroscopy), lower gastrointestinal tract (colonoscopy) and respiratory tract (bronchoscopy).
According to the company, it is currently investigating ALXN1007 in patients with acute GVHD of the lower gastrointestinal tract (GI-GVHD), a severe and life-threatening rare autoimmune disease.
None had undergone an endoscopic examination of the lower gastrointestinal tract in the previous 10 years.
nSure detects blood originating only from the lower gastrointestinal tract, where colon cancer develops, allowing an increase in test accuracy.
The test detects fecal occult blood derived from both the upper and lower gastrointestinal tract, with improved sensitivity for even small benign lesions (polyps) and cancer precursors (adenomas).