Radiological Approach to Acute and Chronic Pancreatitis

  • G. F. Pistolesi
  • C. Fugazzola
  • C. Procacci
  • F. Frasson
  • L. Mazzi
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Many radiologic methods are available at the present moment for studying diseases of the pancreas [1–29]. Hence, the problem for the radiologist now is not — as it was in the recent past — to get information, often uncertain and late, from the few available procedures, so much as to choose the technique or group of techniques which is most accurate for studying each single pancreatic disease. Indiscriminate use of too many diagnostic techniques should be avoided, if only for economic motives.


Acute Pancreatitis Common Bile Duct Chronic Pancreatitis Acute Pancreatitis Specific Diagnosis 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • G. F. Pistolesi
    • 1
  • C. Fugazzola
    • 1
  • C. Procacci
    • 1
  • F. Frasson
    • 1
  • L. Mazzi
    • 1
  1. 1.Istituto di RadiologiaUniversitá di Padova, Sede in VeronaVeronaItaly

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