Significance of normal appearance on endoscopic ultrasonography in the diagnosis of early chronic pancreatitis

@inproceedings{Sato2018SignificanceON,
  title={Significance of normal appearance on endoscopic ultrasonography in the diagnosis of early chronic pancreatitis},
  author={Ai Sato and Atsushi Irisawa and Manoop S. Bhutani and Goro Shibukawa and Akane Yamabe and Mariko Fujisawa and Ryo Igarashi and Noriyuki Arakawa and Yoshitsugu Yoshida and Yoko Abe and Takumi Maki and Koki Hoshi and Hiromasa Ohira},
  booktitle={Endoscopic ultrasound},
  year={2018}
}
Background and Objectives The Rosemont classification (RC) was developed as a consensus-based standard for the diagnosis of chronic pancreatitis (CP) by endoscopic ultrasonography (EUS), however, it is more complicated than the conventional scoring system. We have noticed that in the early stages of CP, it is not unusual to observe pancreas with abnormal… CONTINUE READING