[Usefulness of ultrasonography and computerized tomography in predicting resectability of pancreatic carcinoma].

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BACKGROUND Surgical resection is the only curative treatment of pancreatic carcinoma (PC). An accurate assessment of the extension of PC is mandatory to select appropriate patients to this therapeutic option. This study was aimed at assessing the usefulness of abdominal ultrasonography (US) and computed tomography (CT) to establish tumoral staging and to… (More)

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@article{Fondevila1998UsefulnessOU, title={[Usefulness of ultrasonography and computerized tomography in predicting resectability of pancreatic carcinoma].}, author={Constantino Fondevila and Joaqu{\'i}n Cubiella and Miquel Sans and Lu{\'i}s Sabater and Cipatly Ayuso and Antoni Castells and Salvador Navarro and Laureano Fern{\'a}ndez-Cruz and Jed J Teres}, journal={Medicina clinica}, year={1998}, volume={111 16}, pages={604-7} }