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Medline ® Abstract for Reference 41

of 'Magnetic resonance cholangiopancreatography'

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Traumatic disruption of the pancreatic duct: diagnosis with MR pancreatography.
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Soto JA, Alvarez O, Múnera F, Yepes NL, Sepúlveda ME, Pérez JM
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AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2001;176(1):175.
 
OBJECTIVE. We evaluated the ability of MR pancreatography to reveal traumatic disruptions of the pancreatic duct compared with retrograde pancreatography. CONCLUSION. MR pancreatography is an adequate noninvasive test for the detection of complete traumatic disruptions of the main pancreatic duct. MR pancreatography is especially useful for delineating the segments of the duct that cannot be evaluated with retrograde pancreatography.
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Department of Radiology, Universidad de Antioquia, Hospital Universitario San Vicente de Paúl, Calle 64 x Kra. 51D, Medellín, Colombia.
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