Small-bowel neoplasms: prospective evaluation of MR enteroclysis.

  title={Small-bowel neoplasms: prospective evaluation of MR enteroclysis.},
  author={Gabriele Masselli and Elisabetta Polettini and Emanuele Casciani and Luca Bertini and Amorino Vecchioli and Gianfranco Gualdi},
  volume={251 3},
PURPOSE To prospectively evaluate the accuracy of magnetic resonance (MR) enteroclysis in the detection of small-bowel neoplasms in symptomatic patients, with conventional endoscopy, tissue specimen, capsule endoscopy, conventional enteroclysis, and follow-up findings as reference standards. MATERIALS AND METHODS The study protocol was approved by the human research committee, and all patients gave written informed consent. One hundred fifty patients (83 male, 67 female; mean age, 42.6 years… CONTINUE READING


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