Scanning Techniques in Transabdominal and Intraoperative/Laparoscopic Ultrasound

  • Reid B. Adams


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.


Bile Duct Portal Vein Hepatic Vein Extrahepatic Bile Duct Common Hepatic Duct 
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© 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

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