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Scintigraphy, Ultrasound, and CT Scanning of the Liver

  • K. J. W. Taylor
  • D. Sullivan
  • J. Simeone
  • A. T. Rosenfield

Abstract

Until recently, the liver has been a blind area for most noninvasive radiological imaging procedures, particularly in the presence of moderate degrees of jaundice, the most common sign of liver failure. While it is difficult to assess the size and consistency of the liver clinically, it is a frequent site of inflammatory, metabolic and neoplastic disease, so that imaging techniques are required.

Keywords

Obstructive Jaundice Ultra Sound Porta Hepatis Cold Area Liver Scanning 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • K. J. W. Taylor
    • 1
  • D. Sullivan
    • 1
  • J. Simeone
    • 1
  • A. T. Rosenfield
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Diagnostic RadiologyYale University School of MedicineNew HavenUSA

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