Is It Time to Switch to Single-Use Endoscopy?

Is It Time to Switch to Single-Use Endoscopy?

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The disposable endoscope market is expected to grow 16.9 percent by 2028 based on its cost effectiveness, the rise in chronic diseases and heightened concern over potential cross-contamination from reusable scopes.

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