Contrast-enhanced harmonic endoscopic ultrasonography for differential diagnosis of pancreatic cysts.

@article{Takenaka2016ContrastenhancedHE,
  title={Contrast-enhanced harmonic endoscopic ultrasonography for differential diagnosis of pancreatic cysts.},
  author={Mamoru Takenaka and Masayuki Kitano and Shunsuke Omoto and Kumpei Kadosaka and Takeshi Miyata and Kentaro Yamao and Hajime Imai and Hiroki Sakamoto and Yogesh Harwani and Takaaki Chikugo and Yasutaka Chiba and Ippei Matsumoto and Yoshifumi Takeyama and Masatoshi Kudo},
  journal={Endoscopy},
  year={2016},
  volume={48 1},
  pages={35-41}
}
BACKGROUND AND STUDY AIM Comparison of fundamental B-mode endoscopic ultrasonography (FB-EUS) and contrast-enhanced harmonic endoscopic ultrasonography (CH-EUS) in the differential diagnosis of pancreatic cysts according to presence of mural nodules. PATIENTS AND METHODS Between April 2007 and April 2012, FB-EUS and CH-EUS data were prospectively… CONTINUE READING