Comparison of magnetic resonance and endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography in malignant pancreaticobiliary obstruction Academic Article Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Esophageal Neoplasms
  • Esophagogastric Junction
  • Stomach Neoplasms

abstract

  • Magnetic resonance CP is a sensitive study for detecting the presence and level of biliary ductal obstruction in patients with cancer. The results are comparable to those of ERCP; however, MRCP provides additional data regarding extent of disease that is not available from ERCP alone.

publication date

  • September 1999

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1001/archsurg.134.9.1002

PubMed ID

  • 10487597

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1002

end page

  • 7

volume

  • 134

number

  • 9