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PURPOSE We measured the slope gradients (SGs) of the vascular time-intensity curves (TICs) of the intrahepatic vessels on contrast-enhanced ultrasonography (CEUS). The aim of this study was to assess the diagnostic accuracy of the SG of each hepatic vessel, particularly the portal vein (PV), for detecting cirrhosis and to compare this method with(More)
CONTEXT For the majority of patients, ductal adenocarcinoma of the pancreas remains a lethal disease. Currently, surgical extirpation for localized disease offers the only chance for long-term survival. CASE REPORT We report a patient who underwent successful resection of isolated lung metastasis occurring 13 years after pancreatic cancer resection. A(More)
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