EUS vs MRCP for detection of choledocholithiasis.

  title={EUS vs MRCP for detection of choledocholithiasis.},
  author={Dharmendra Verma and Asha Seth Kapadia and Glenn M. Eisen and Douglas G Adler},
  journal={Gastrointestinal endoscopy},
  volume={64 2},
BACKGROUND Numerous published studies have shown the high diagnostic performance of both EUS and MRCP compared with ERCP for the detection of choledocholithiasis. DESIGN We undertook a systematic review of all published randomized, prospective trials that compared EUS with MRCP with the primary aim being to compare the overall diagnostic accuracy for the detection of choledocholithiasis in patients with suspected biliary disease. METHODS A MEDLINE review was performed. We identified 5… CONTINUE READING
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