Ultrasound Diagnosis of Digestive Diseases
Springer, Jan 1, 1996 - Medical - 743 pages
For the new English edition, this highly popular book has been thoroughly revised and updated to include the enormous progress seen recently in the field of ultrasonography. After an extensive technical introduction the book covers the sonoanatomy and ultrasonic symptomatology of the diseases of the digestive system and the abdominal vessels. New chapters deal with portal hypertension, the intestine, including appendicitis, endoscopic ultrasonography of carcinomas and abdominal abnormalities arising from AIDS. In such a fast-moving medical field, this detailed, extensively illustrated book will help both the experienced clinician and those in training to consolidate their knowledge of ultrasound in daily practice.
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abdominal abnormalities abscess acoustic shadow acute pancreatitis adenopathies aorta appearance arrowhead artifact ascites biliary biopsy black arrow bowel calculi carcinoma caudate lobe Chap cirrhosis clinical collection colon color Doppler common bile duct contours CT scanning cystic cysts diagnosis diameter dilated disease display echogenic echotexture evaluation examination flow fluid gallbladder gastric hematoma hepatic artery hepatic veins hepatocarcinoma hyperechoic hypoechoic infiltration intercostal sections intrahepatic kidney left lobe lesions ligament liquid liver lumen lymph nodes lymphoma mass mesenteric vein metastases multiple nodules normal oblique recurrent obstruction open arrow pancreatic duct patient pattern peritoneal portal branches portal hypertension portal vein posterior probe puncture Radiol Radiology real-time region renal vein retroperitoneal sagittal section shows seen segment shunt sonography spleen splenic vein steatosis stomach superior mesenteric thickening thrombosis tion tissue transducer transverse section shows tumors ultra ultrasonic ultrasonography vascular vena cava vessels wall Weill F white arrow