Flowcharts in Pancreatic Diseases

  • Elisabetta Buscarini


The main indications for imaging investigations of the pancreas are:
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    Midline upper abdominal pain, acute or chronic/Upper abdominal mass/Idiopathic acute pancreatitis

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    Evaluation of acute pancreatitis: etiology?

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    Evaluation of acute pancreatitis: complications?

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    Solid pancreatic masses

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    Cystic pancreatic masses



Public Health Abdominal Pain Abdominal Surgery Interventional Radiology Acute Pancreatitis 
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© Springer-Verlag Italia 2012

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of GastroenterologyMaggiore HospitalCremaItaly

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