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EUS

Abbreviation for endoscopic ultrasound.

EUS

An abbreviation for endoscopic ultrasound.

Endoscopic ultrasonography (EUS)

A medical procedure in which sound waves are sent to the stomach wall by an ultrasound probe attached to the end of an endoscope. The pattern of echoes generated by the reflected sound waves are translated into an image of the stomach wall by a computer.
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EUS diagnosis suggestive of malignant or benign gastrointestinal lesions was based on the affected layers and its echotexture (4,5).
Kudo, "New techniques and future perspective of EUS for the differential diagnosis of pancreatic malignancies: contrast harmonic imaging," Digestive Endoscopy, vol.
Turn hastalann ozellikleri, EUS bulgulan ve EUS-IIAB sonucunda elde edilen patoloji sonuclan Tablo 1'de gorulmektedir.
Pungpapong and his associates combined the findings of the two tests, the sensitivity and specificity increased to 82% (either EUS or IL-8 positive) and 100% (both EUS and IL-8 positive), respectively.
At present, EUS remains the best test for establishing the extent of locoregional disease, Dr.
Currently, the medical literature reports that EUS has a sensitivity of 75%-98% and a specificity of 90%-100% for CBDS for patients at moderate risk.
EUS is far superior" to CT scans, with accuracy "in the range of 90%," Dr.