Radiology of the Pancreas: Overview

  • A. L. Baert
  • E. Ponette
  • G. Marchal
Conference paper
Part of the Radiology Today book series (RADIOL.TODAY, volume 1)


Of the many non-invasive conventional radiological methods used for indirect evaluation of the pancreas, the main modalities still used today include: plain film of abdomen and thorax, intravenous cholangiography and gastro-intestinal barium studies including hypotonic duodenography.


Acute Pancreatitis Pancreatic Duct Pancreatic Carcinoma Pancreatic Head Main Pancreatic Duct 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • A. L. Baert
    • 1
  • E. Ponette
    • 1
  • G. Marchal
    • 1
  1. 1.Diagnostische RadiologieKatholieke Universiteit Leuven, Universitaire ZiekenhuizenLeuvenBelgium

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