Sonographic imaging of the pancreatic duct. New diagnostic possibilities using secretin stimulation.

The pancreatic duct or at least parts of this structure can be demonstrated today by sonography in 75-85% of all persons examined. In 84 persons we have now measured the caliber of the sonographically visualized pancreatic duct in the region of the proximal body of the pancreas with special attention to dependence on age. The diameter of Wirsung's duct… CONTINUE READING