Pancreatic Sonography

  • N. Hassani


Pancreatic lesions remain a difficult diagnostic problem. This is particularly true of chronic pancreatitis and tumors of the pancreas. Pancreatic pseudocysts can be diagnosed indirectly only after they have exceeded a certain size and begin to displace air-filled structures in x-ray films of the abdomen or barium-filled bowel. Also, pseudocysts of the pancreas are frequently found in uncommon locations.


Lymphoma Respiration Pancreatitis Syringe Barium 


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© Springer- Verlag New York Inc. 1976

Authors and Affiliations

  • N. Hassani
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.State University of New York at Stony BrookUSA
  2. 2.Ultrasound Division, Department of RadiologyQueens Hospital CenterJamaicaUSA

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