Diagnosis of biliary strictures after liver transplantation: which is the best tool?

@article{Zoepf2005DiagnosisOB,
  title={Diagnosis of biliary strictures after liver transplantation: which is the best tool?},
  author={Thomas Zoepf and Evelyn-J Maldonado-Lopez and Philip Hilgard and Alexander D{\^e}chene and Massimo Mal{\'a}go and Christoph Erich Broelsch and Joerg Friedrich Schlaak and Guido G H Gerken},
  journal={World journal of gastroenterology},
  year={2005},
  volume={11 19},
  pages={2945-8}
}
AIM To evaluate the diagnostic value of different indirect methods like biochemical parameters, ultrasound (US) analysis, CT-scan and MRI/MRCP in comparison with endoscopic retrograde cholangiography (ERC), for diagnosis of biliary complications after liver transplantation. METHODS In 75 patients after liver transplantation, who received ERC due to suspected biliary complications, the result of the cholangiography was compared to the results of indirect imaging methods performed prior to ERC… CONTINUE READING

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