Role of capsule endoscopy in small bowel surveillance for PJS

What is the role of capsule endoscopy in small bowel surveillance for PJS? 

Patients with PJS have a significantly increased risk of developing dysplastic polyps and malignancies along the entire length of the small bowel. Capsule endoscopy is the method of choice for small bowel surveillance in PJS and should be performed every 2 years beginning at age 10.

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