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DAVID M. MARTIN, MD / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY DAVID M. MARTIN, MD / SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY
Ileum, pill camera view. The ileum is the last part of the small intestine, before it meets the large intestine. The small intestine is mainly responsible for the absorption of nutrients from food. A pill camera is a pill-sized camera that is swallowed to image the digestive tract.
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