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Diagnostic Endosonography

A Case-based Approach

  • Klaus Gottlieb
  • Gustavo Marino

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Klaus Gottlieb, Gustavo Marino
    Pages 1-69
  3. Klaus Gottlieb, Gustavo Marino
    Pages 71-146
  4. Klaus Gottlieb, Gustavo Marino
    Pages 147-196
  5. Klaus Gottlieb, Gustavo Marino
    Pages 197-234
  6. Klaus Gottlieb, Gustavo Marino
    Pages 235-296
  7. Klaus Gottlieb, Gustavo Marino
    Pages 297-383
  8. Klaus Gottlieb, Gustavo Marino
    Pages 385-414
  9. Klaus Gottlieb, Gustavo Marino
    Pages 415-454
  10. Back Matter
    Pages 455-461

About this book

Introduction

The available textbooks on endoscopic ultrasound (EUS) typically focus on technique and interpretation of commonly observed images and scenarios and are aimed primarily at trainees. However, independent practitioners of EUS are often challenged by unusual cases which they are expected to handle competently despite the absence of authoritative guidance. The Diagnostic Endosonography aims to fill this gap by presenting carefully selected cases that will expand the practitioner’s knowledge base and cover important clinical challenges. The case material is organized principally according to anatomic site. Approximately 170 case reports are included, each of which is accompanied by an average of three to five high-quality EUS images; in addition, CT and PET scans are shown when appropriate. For each case, the case description is followed by helpful “teaching points” as well as up-to-date literature references and suggestions for future research.

Keywords

CT and PET endoscopic ultrasound

Authors and affiliations

  • Klaus Gottlieb
    • 1
  • Gustavo Marino
    • 2
  1. 1.VA Medical CenterWashingtonUSA
  2. 2.VA MEdical CenterWashingtonUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-39118-7
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2014
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-39117-0
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-39118-7
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Pharma
Biotechnology