Multislice-CT of the Abdomen

  • Christoph Johannes Zech
  • Carlo Bartolozzi
  • Richard Baron
  • Maximilian F. Reiser

Part of the Medical Radiology book series (MEDRAD)

Also part of the Diagnostic Imaging book sub series (Med Radiol Diagn Imaging)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. Patrik Rogalla
    Pages 15-23
  3. Gunnar Brix, Elke A. Nekolla
    Pages 25-36
  4. Markus S. Juchems
    Pages 37-46
  5. Jeong Min Lee, Dong Ho Lee, Jeong-Hee Yoon
    Pages 47-83
  6. Daniele Marin, Giuseppe Brancatelli
    Pages 85-99
  7. Magaly Zappa, Annie Sibert, Valérie Vilgrain
    Pages 101-114
  8. Wesley C. Chan, Benjamin M. Yeh
    Pages 115-128
  9. Tae Kyoung Kim, Korosh Khalili, Hyun-Jung Jang
    Pages 129-144
  10. Rocio Perez-Johnston, Dipti K. Lenhart, Daniella F. Pinho, Dushyant V. Sahani
    Pages 145-160
  11. Shelby Fishback, David H. Kim, Perry J. Pickhardt
    Pages 161-175
  12. Alec J. Megibow
    Pages 177-188
  13. A. Oto
    Pages 189-204
  14. Giovanni Morana, Christian Cugini
    Pages 205-221
  15. R. Graziani, S. Mautone, M. C. Ambrosetti, M. Barillari, R. Manfredi, R. Pozzi Mucelli
    Pages 223-233
  16. Anno Graser, Ullrich G. Mueller-Lisse
    Pages 235-245
  17. Julie H. Song, William W. Mayo-Smith
    Pages 247-256
  18. Ullrich G. Mueller-Lisse, Ulrike L. Mueller-Lisse, Eva M. Coppenrath, Anno Graser
    Pages 257-268
  19. Sameer Ahmed, Karen M. Horton, Elliot K. Fishman, Pamela T. Johnson
    Pages 269-281
  20. Franco Iafrate, Marco Rengo, Paola Lucchesi, Maria Ciolina, Paolo Baldassari, Andrea Laghi
    Pages 283-299
  21. Emanuele Neri, Annalisa Mantarro, Rossella Scandiffio, Pietro Bemi, Lorenzo Faggioni, Carlo Bartolozzi
    Pages 301-319
  22. Antonella Filippone, Roberta Cianci, Antonio Raffaele Cotroneo
    Pages 321-336
  23. Borut Marincek
    Pages 337-354
  24. Back Matter
    Pages 355-365

About this book


This book provides a lucid summary of modern multislice CT imaging of the abdomen, with a focus on the essential imaging findings. After a concise technical introduction, the most important abdominal diseases are described and illustrated with high-quality images. Sections are devoted to the liver and biliary system, the pancreas and spleen, the kidneys and urogenital system, and the bowel and peritoneal cavity. Throughout, key differential diagnostic features are highlighted. The editorial team is composed of internationally renowned radiologists from Europe and the United States, and all chapters have been written by recognized experts in the topic under consideration. Multislice CT of the Abdomen will serve as an excellent reference for radiologists participating in further professional training and will prove an ideal source of information for all who wish to deepen their personal knowledge of the subject.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Christoph Johannes Zech
    • 1
  • Carlo Bartolozzi
    • 2
  • Richard Baron
    • 3
  • Maximilian F. Reiser
    • 4
  1. 1., Department of Clinical RadiologyMunich University Hospitals - GrosshaderMunichGermany
  2. 2.Department of Oncology, Dept. Transplants and Advanced TechnologUniversity of PisaPisaItaly
  3. 3., Department of RadiologyThe University of ChicagoChicagoUSA
  4. 4., Department of Clinical RadiologyMunich University Hospitals - GrosshaderMunichGermany

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2012
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-17862-7
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-17863-4
  • Series Print ISSN 0942-5373
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