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Title Multislice-CT of the abdomen / Christoph Johannes Zech [and others], editors ; foreword by Maximilian F. Reiser
Published Berlin ; New York : Springer, [2012]
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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 365 pages) : illustrations (some color)
Series Medical radiology, 0942-5373
Medical radiology (Series)
Contents Physical Background of Multi Detector Row Computed Tomography / Thomas Flohr -- Future Developments for MSCT / Patrik Rogalla -- Radiation Exposure and Risk Associated with CT Examinations / Gunnar Brix and Elke A. Nekolla -- Contrast Agent Application and Protocols / Markus S. Juchems -- Imaging Findings of Cirrhotic Liver / Jeong Min Lee, Dong Ho Lee and Jeong-Hee Yoon -- Imaging Findings in Non-Cirrhotic Liver / Daniele Marin and Giuseppe Brancatelli -- Liver and Biliary System: Postoperative Findings / Magaly Zappa, Annie Sibert and Valérie Vilgrain -- Inflammatory Processes in the Liver and Biliary Tract / Wesley C. Chan and Benjamin M. Yeh -- Neoplastic Processes in Biliary System / Tae Kyoung Kim, Korosh Khalili and Hyun-Jung Jang -- Assessment of the Hepatic Vessels with MDCT / Rocio Perez-Johnston, Dipti K. Lenhart, Daniella F. Pinho and Dushyant V. Sahani -- MSCT Imaging of Acute and Chronic Pancreatitis / Shelby Fishback, David H. Kim and Perry J. Pickhardt -- Solid Pancreatic Masses / Alec J. Megibow -- Cystic Pancreatic Masses / A. Oto -- Imaging CT of the Spleen / Giovanni Morana and Christian Cugini -- Imaging of Post Pancreatic Surgery / R. Graziani, S. Mautone, M.C. Ambrosetti, M. Barillari and R. Manfredi, et al. -- Renal Masses / Anno Graser and Ullrich G. Mueller-Lisse -- Adrenal Masses / Julie H. Song and William W. Mayo-Smith -- Inflammatory and Infectious Disease of the Kidney and Urinary Collecting System / Ullrich G. Mueller-Lisse, Ulrike L. Mueller-Lisse, Eva M. Coppenrath and Anno Graser -- MSCT of the Stomach / Sameer Ahmed, Karen M. Horton, Elliot K. Fishman and Pamela T. Johnson -- Small Bowel / Franco Iafrate, Marco Rengo, Paola Lucchesi, Maria Ciolina and Paolo Baldassari, et al. -- MSCT of the Abdomen: Colon, Rectum and CT Colonography / Emanuele Neri, Annalisa Mantarro, Rossella Scandiffio, Pietro Bemi and Lorenzo Faggioni, et al. -- Mesenteric and Retroperitoneal Diseases / Antonella Filippone, Roberta Cianci and Antonio Raffaele Cotroneo -- Imaging Findings in Acute Abdomen / Borut Marincek
Summary This book provides a lucid summary of modern multislice CT imaging of the abdomen, with a focus on the essential imaging findings. After a concise technical introduction, the most important abdominal diseases are described and illustrated with high-quality images. Sections are devoted to the liver and biliary system, the pancreas and spleen, the kidneys and urogenital system, and the bowel and peritoneal cavity. Throughout, key differential diagnostic features are highlighted. The editorial team is composed of internationally renowned radiologists from Europe and the United States, and all chapters have been written by recognized experts in the topic under consideration. Multislice CT of the Abdomen will serve as an excellent reference for radiologists participating in further professional training and will prove an ideal source of information for all who wish to deepen their personal knowledge of the subject
Analysis Medicine
Radiology, Medical
Medicine & Public Health
Imaging / Radiology
Diagnostic Radiology
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Abdomen -- Tomography.
Digestive System Diseases -- diagnosis.
Diagnostic Techniques, Digestive System.
Multidetector Computed Tomography -- methods.
Radiography, Abdominal.
Form Electronic book
Author Zech, Christoph Johannes.
LC no. 2012936367
ISBN 9783642178634 (electronic bk.)
3642178634 (electronic bk.)