Computed Tomography Reflected Endocrine Function of the Pancreas

  title={Computed Tomography Reflected Endocrine Function of the Pancreas},
  author={Naoaki Sakata and Shinichi Egawa and Toshiki Rikiyama and Gumpei Yoshimatsu and Kunihiro Masuda and Hideo Ohtsuka and Shigeru Ottomo and Kei Nakagawa and Hiroki Hayashi and Takanori Morikawa and Tohru Onogawa and Kuniharu Yamamoto and Hiroshi Yoshida and Masanori Akada and Fuyuhiko Motoi and Takeshi Naitoh and Yu Katayose and Michiaki Unno},
  journal={Journal of Gastrointestinal Surgery},
There are few studies about the assessment of pancreatic function using computed tomography (CT) volumetry. In this study, we examined the correlation between CT volumetry and endocrine parameters (blood glucose and HbA1c) of the pancreas. A total of 68 patients underwent enhanced CT for pancreatic disease from January to December in 2008. In particular, we analyzed the correlation of diabetic status and pancreatic CT parameters at 1 year after pancreatoduodenectomy in 32 patients. CT… CONTINUE READING


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