The diagnostic accuracy of transabdominal ultrasonography needs to be considered when managing gallbladder polyps

@article{French2013TheDA,
  title={The diagnostic accuracy of transabdominal ultrasonography needs to be considered when managing gallbladder polyps},
  author={Daniel G. French and Philippe D. Allen and James C. Ellsmere},
  journal={Surgical Endoscopy},
  year={2013},
  volume={27},
  pages={4021-4025}
}
Transabdominal ultrasonography (TAUS) is the most commonly used modality to diagnose gallbladder (GB) disease. GB polyps are reported in 1–5.6 % of TAUS studies. Histopathologic studies suggest that there is a relationship between GB polyps and GB cancer. Previous literature suggests GB polyps reported on TAUS do not correlate well with histological… CONTINUE READING