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Digestive System

  • Abdelhamid H. Elgazzar
Chapter

Abstract

The digestive system consists of the gastrointestinal tract, hepatobiliary system, pancreas, and salivary glands. Nuclear medicine is concerned with evaluation of normal and abnormal functions particularly of the gastrointestinal tract and the hepatobiliary system.

Keywords

Cystic Duct Lower Esophageal Sphincter Acute Cholecystitis Biliary Atresia Focal Nodular Hyperplasia 
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  • Abdelhamid H. Elgazzar
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Nuclear MedicineKuwait UniversitySafatKuwait

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