Advertisement

Scanning Techniques in Transabdominal and Intraoperative/Laparoscopic Ultrasound

  • Reid B. Adams
Chapter

Abstract

This chapter reviews the basic scanning techniques used during transabdominal, intraoperative, and laparoscopic ultrasound for imaging the liver, biliary tract, and pancreas. Techniques for general scanning and specialized methods for specific organ scanning are illustrated.

Keywords

Bile Duct Portal Vein Hepatic Vein Extrahepatic Bile Duct Common Hepatic Duct 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.

References

  1. 1.
    Okuda K, Tsuchiya Y. Ultrasonic anatomy of the biliary system. Clin Gastroenterol. 1983;12:49–63.PubMedGoogle Scholar
  2. 2.
    Anonymous. The Brisbane 2000 terminology of hepatic anatomy and resections. HPB Surg. 2000;2:333–9.Google Scholar

Copyright information

© Springer Science+Business Media New York 2014

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of SurgeryThe University of Virginia Cancer Center, University of Virginia Health SystemCharlottesvilleUSA

Personalised recommendations