cholangiography

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roentgenographic examination of the bile ducts after a contrast medium has been injected

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Comparison of magnetic resonance cholangiography and percutaneous transhepatic cholangiography in the evaluation of bile duct strictures after cholecystectomy.
When the diagnosis was unclear on the basis of US or CT, or MRI, imaging of the biliary anatomy with ERCP, MRCP, or percutaneous transhepatic cholangiography was performed.
She initially improved after percutaneous transhepatic cholangiography (PTC) with external/internal biliary drain placement, which was performed at an outside hospital.
Currently available technologies include transabdominal ultrasonography (US), endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP), percutaneous transhepatic cholangiography (PTC), endoscopic ultrasound (EUS), magnetic resonance imaging with cholangiopancreatography (MRI, MRCP) and helical (or spiral) computed tomography (CT).
The review summarizes the major imaging methods for providing a diagnosis of bile duct malignancy, including ERCP, transhepatic cholangiography (THC), and magnetic resonance cholangiopancreatography (MRCP).
Clinicians detected most of the bile leaks with HIDA scans, but they detected some during laparotomy, laparoscopy, endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography, or percutaneous transhepatic cholangiography.
6-42) 340 (100-580) Percutaneous transhepatic cholangiography 14.
A flexible swallowed tube can be used (endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography or ERCP), or a needle can be passed through the liver and into the bile ducts (percutaneous transhepatic cholangiography or PTC).
Percutaneous transhepatic cholangiography (PTC) is another accurate diagnostic method.