Pancreatic emergencies.


Sonography and CT scan remain the examinations of choice for evaluating pancreatic diseases. This article addresses the clinical and imaging features of the two most important pancreatic emergencies: (1) pancreatitis and (2) trauma. The rationale for selecting sonography or CT scan is also addressed.


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@article{Siegel1997PancreaticE, title={Pancreatic emergencies.}, author={Marilyn Joy Siegel and Carlos J. Sivit}, journal={Radiologic clinics of North America}, year={1997}, volume={35 4}, pages={815-30, 814} }