Research Paper | Radiology and Medical Imaging Sciences | India | Volume 9 Issue 3, March 2020
Role of Ultrasonography and Computed Tomography in Diagnosis of Pancreatitis
Dr. Jainex Patel, Dr. Purvi Desai
Acute pancreatitis or acute pancreatic necrosis is a sudden inflammation of the pancreas. It can have severe complications and high mortality despite treatment. Chronic pancreatitis represents the end result of a continuous, prolonged, inflammatory and fibrosing process that affects the pancreas. This results in irreversible morphologic changes and permanent endocrine and exocrine pancreatic dysfunction. USG and CT scan plays crucial role in diagnosing and assessing the severity of pancreatitis.
Keywords: Acute pancreatitis, Chronic pancreatitis, Pancreatic Pseudocyst, Ultrasonography, Computed Tomography
Edition: Volume 9 Issue 3, March 2020
Pages: 505 - 508
How to Cite this Article?
Dr. Jainex Patel, Dr. Purvi Desai, "Role of Ultrasonography and Computed Tomography in Diagnosis of Pancreatitis", International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR), https://www.ijsr.net/search_index_results_paperid.php?id=SR20308095026, Volume 9 Issue 3, March 2020, 505 - 508
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