Imaging for the diagnosis and staging of periampullary carcinomas


Multiple imaging modalities are available for investigating patients with a suspected periampullary neoplasm. The relative utility of each imaging modality is discussed regarding its role in diagnosis and staging. A general imaging approach to patients with a distal biliary obstruction also is presented.

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@article{Walsh2002ImagingFT, title={Imaging for the diagnosis and staging of periampullary carcinomas}, author={R. Matthew Walsh and Maureen M. Connelly and Mark E. Baker}, journal={Surgical Endoscopy And Other Interventional Techniques}, year={2002}, volume={17}, pages={1514-1520} }