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Computed Tomography of the Liver and Biliary Tract

  • S. Sagel
  • R. J. Stanley

Abstract

Computed tomography (CT), in existence since 1972, is a noninvasive method of evaluating the human body which has the potential of replacing more invasive diagnostic techniques. The speed of a CT scan varies from a few seconds to five minutes in different commercially available units.

Keywords

Biliary Tract Left Lobe Biliary Tree Hepatic Parenchyma Percutaneous Transhepatic Cholangiography 
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.

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References

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© United Engineering Trustees 1979

Authors and Affiliations

  • S. Sagel
    • 1
  • R. J. Stanley
    • 1
  1. 1.Washington University School of MedicineSt. LouisUSA

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