Endoanal and endorectal ultrasonographic techniques

  • G. A. Santoro
  • G. Di Falco
  • J. B. Kruskal


In order to obtain meaningful ultrasonic images, the operator must have an overall understanding and therefore correct use of the controls available on the ultrasound device. In fact, unsuitable regulation of the equipment produces poor images and can lead to false positive or negative diagnosis.


Rectal Cancer Anal Canal Rectal Wall External Anal Sphincter Rectal Tumor 
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  • G. A. Santoro
  • G. Di Falco
  • J. B. Kruskal

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