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Gastrointestinal Imaging

  • Samantha HuqEmail author
  • Marco Molina
  • Charan K. Singh
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Part of the Clinical Gastroenterology book series (CG)

Abstract

Interventional radiology (IR) plays a key role in diagnosing and providing therapy to a wide range of gastrointestinal pathology. Different imaging modalities including radiographs, ultrasound, computed tomography, and nuclear medicine scans are utilized to evaluate for the clinical concern in question and use the imaging to guide various interventional techniques.

Keywords

Acute cholecystitis Cholecystostomy Biliary tree GI bleeding Abscess HIDA scan 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of RadiologyUniversity of Connecticut School of MedicineFarmingtonUSA
  2. 2.University of Connecticut Health CenterFarmingtonUSA
  3. 3.Department of Interventional RadiologyUniversity of Connecticut Health CenterFarmingtonUSA

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