JSUM ultrasound elastography practice guidelines: pancreas

  title={JSUM ultrasound elastography practice guidelines: pancreas},
  author={Yoshiki Hirooka and Takamichi Kuwahara and Atsushi Irisawa and Fumihide Itokawa and Hiroki Uchida and Naoki Sasahira and Natsuko Kawada and Yuya Itoh and Tsuyoshi Shiina},
  journal={Journal of Medical Ultrasonics},
Ultrasound elastography is a relatively new diagnostic technique for measuring the elasticity (hardness) of tissue. Eleven years have passed since the debut of elastography. Various elastography devices are currently being marketed by manufacturers under different names. Pancreatic elastography can be used not only with transabdominal ultrasonography but… CONTINUE READING