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Transabdominal Ultrasonography of the Pancreas

  • Elisabetta Buscarini
  • Salvatore Greco

Abstract

Transabdominal conventional ultrasonography (US) is a widely performed, relatively low-cost and readily available examination for the study of the pancreas, and is very often the first diagnostic imaging modality in the study of pancreatic diseases.

Keywords

Acute Pancreatitis Chronic Pancreatitis Pancreatic Duct Main Pancreatic Duct Superior Mesenteric Vein 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of GastroenterologyMaggiore HospitalCremaItaly
  2. 2.Department of GastroenterologyRiuniti HospitalBergamoItaly

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