Malignant perihilar biliary obstruction: magnetic resonance cholangiopancreatographic findings

  title={Malignant perihilar biliary obstruction: magnetic resonance cholangiopancreatographic findings},
  author={Ta-Sen Yeh and Yi-yin Jan and Jeng-Hwei Tseng and Cheng-Tang Chiu and Tse-Ching Chen and Tsann Long Hwang and Miin‐Fu Chen},
  journal={American Journal of Gastroenterology},
OBJECTIVE:We studied the efficacy of magnetic resonance cholangiopancreatography (MRCP) in the evaluation of malignant perihilar biliary obstructions, with reference to endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP).METHODS:A total of 40 patients with malignant perihilar biliary obstructions, who underwent both MRCP (Magnetom Vision; Siemens, Erlangen, Germany; projection technique and multislice plus maximum intensity projection) and ERCP examinations, were studied. The study group… 

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