MR imaging of the pancreas

Alec J. Megibow, Michael T. Lavelle, Neil M. Rofsky

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Abstract

Current MR imaging technology offers the surgeon diagnostic information about pancreatic diseases. This article reviews the basics of MR imaging formation and the rationale for the different types of imaging sequences that comprise a comprehensive pancreaticobiliary examination. Clinical examples include evaluation of pancreatic neoplasms, acute and chronic pancreatitis, and congenital abnormalities.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)307-320
Number of pages14
JournalSurgical Clinics of North America
Volume81
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 2001

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Megibow, A. J., Lavelle, M. T., & Rofsky, N. M. (2001). MR imaging of the pancreas. Surgical Clinics of North America, 81(2), 307-320.