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A smart toilet for personalized health monitoring


A mountable ‘smart’ toilet system has been developed to personalize health monitoring. The system uses excretion data, including urinalysis, urodynamics, stool form and defecation timing, stored in a cloud server. This smart toilet system has the potential to provide useful information to characterize symptoms of patients with bowel dysfunction or defecatory disorders.

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Fig. 1: ‘Smart’ mountable toilet system.


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Wang, X.J., Camilleri, M. A smart toilet for personalized health monitoring. Nat Rev Gastroenterol Hepatol 17, 453–454 (2020).

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