Gastroscopy (also known as an upper GI endoscopy) is a procedure that enables a gastroenterologist to examine the lining of the upper part of your gastrointestinal tract, i.e. the esophagus (swallowing tube), stomach, and duodenum (first portion of the small intestine) using a thin flexible tube that has a camera lens and light source.
Medical imaging systems market is expected to grow over the forecast period owing to the increasing prevalence of chronic diseases such as diabetes, cardiovascular diseases, and cancer. The other drivers of this market are growing geriatric population, high patient awareness and the introduction of PACS & advanced medical imaging systems. Globally, geriatric population base is more impressionable towards respiratory diseases, orthopedic and cardiovascular disease.
Increasing prevalence of chronic diseases such as breast cancer is expected to drive the market for breast imaging equipment market over the forecast period. It provides help to capture images of breast tissue such as milk lobules and milk duct in the body to study or diagnose for breast cancer. Female who have crossed the age of 40 years or undergoing hormone replacement therapy are more prone towards breast cancer.
X-beam is a kind of electromagnetic ionizing radiation with applications in a broadened scope of businesses. In therapeutic industry, X-beam gadgets constitute the biggest offer of the symptomatic imaging market.