Diagnosis of portal venous invasion by pancreatobiliary carcinoma: value of endoscopic ultrasonography

@article{Sugiyama1997DiagnosisOP,
  title={Diagnosis of portal venous invasion by pancreatobiliary carcinoma: value of endoscopic ultrasonography},
  author={Masanori Sugiyama and H Hagi and Yutaka Atomi and Masao Saito},
  journal={Abdominal Imaging},
  year={1997},
  volume={22},
  pages={434-438}
}
Abstract.Background: We evaluated the usefulness of endoscopic ultrasonography for detecting pancreatobiliary carcinoma and assessing portal venous invasion by carcinoma. Methods: Seventy-three patients with pancreatic carcinoma (54 patients) or bile duct carcinoma (19 patients) underwent endoscopic ultrasonography, transabdominal ultrasonography, computed tomography (CT), and angiography. All patients underwent tumor resection and histological examination for portal venous invasion. Results… 

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