Double Balloon Endoscopy

Unprecedented technology that is unique across the world.

In 2004 double-balloon endoscopy (DBE) allowed Fujifilm to turn a long-held dream into reality: the possibility of examining and treating the entire small intestine. The minimal-invasive examination of the entire small intestine using the double-balloon method is a milestone in the field of endoscopy


  • Globally unique ‘push and pull’ principle using two balloons

  • Simple and secure positioning of the endoscope in the small intestine

  • Fully fledged third-generation technology as offered by no other manufacturer

  • Used in hospitals around the world with success

New Therapeutic Double Balloon Endoscope


The new EN-580T is now added to Fujifilm’s line-up of double-balloon endoscopes which has greatly contributed to accurate diagnosis and treatment for diseases of the small intestine. Featuring a range of innovations it meets user’s needs for more accurate and efficient examinations and treatment.

  • A large forceps channel of 3.2 mm in diameter for efficient treatment
  • Superior image quality in close focus for more detailed diagnosis
  • Newly designed one-touch connector and relocated balloon air feed inlet for better operability