Imaging of Pancreatic Neoplasms

  • Sara Cecchini
  • Linda Cacciamani
  • Arianna Lorenzoni
  • Giancarlo Fabrizzi
Part of the Updates in Surgery book series (UPDATESSURG)


Computed tomography (CT), magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), and ultrasonography are the most commonly used modalities for pancreatic imaging. Recent breakthroughs in imaging technologies have had a significant impact on the accuracy and use of pancreatic imaging in the diagnosis and staging of malignant and benign pancreatic diseases.


Chronic Pancreatitis Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma Main Pancreatic Duct Cystic Neoplasm Intraductal Papillary Mucinous Tumor 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Sara Cecchini
    • 1
  • Linda Cacciamani
    • 1
  • Arianna Lorenzoni
    • 1
  • Giancarlo Fabrizzi
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Radiology, General and Pediatric Radiology, Ospedali Riuniti University HospitalPolytechnic University of MarcheAnconaItaly

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