[Endoscopic ultrasonography in the diagnosis of unexplained extrahepatic cholestasis].

@article{WierzbickaPaczos1999EndoscopicUI,
  title={[Endoscopic ultrasonography in the diagnosis of unexplained extrahepatic cholestasis].},
  author={E Wierzbicka-Paczos and Jacek Butkiewicz},
  journal={Polski merkuriusz lekarski : organ Polskiego Towarzystwa Lekarskiego},
  year={1999},
  volume={7 40},
  pages={175-9}
}
The aim of this prospective study was to assess the diagnostic value of EUS for extrahepatic cholestasis unexplained before by US, ERCP and CT. Between 1994-1997 we examined 50 patients (24 women and 26 men, age range 21 to 72 years, mean age 53.2 years) with clinical and biochemical parameters of cholestasis, using the ultrasound endoscope with a 7.5 MHz… CONTINUE READING