The role of endoscopic ultrasonography in diagnosis and therapy of pancreatic and biliary tumors

Hamed A. Al-Tamimi, Eugene Trowers

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Abstract

Endoscopic ultrasonography in diagnosis and therapy of pancreatic and biliary tumors was studied. The technique was compared to other diagnosis procedures such as computerized tomography, angiography and abdominal ultrasonography. The sensitivity, specificity and positive and negative predictive values of the methods were investigated.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)354-361
Number of pages8
JournalProceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering
Volume4609
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 2002
Externally publishedYes
EventLasers in Surgery: Advanced Characterization, Therapeutics, and Systems XII - San Jose, CA, United States
Duration: Jan 19 2002Jan 22 2002

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Condensed Matter Physics
  • Computer Science Applications
  • Applied Mathematics
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering

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