wirsung's duct


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wirsung's duct

see pancreatic duct.
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The diagnosis was stated by means of duodenoscopy with biopsy (histology), ultrasound and CT examination of abdomen for finding dilated biliary tract or Wirsung's duct and also the invasion to adjacent organs (especially pancreas).
Endosonography enables to visualize tumourous lesions of duct choledochus and Wirsung's duct.
Histologic findings were evaluated in a pancreatic polypeptide-rich area, named the ventral pancreas, because ampullary carcinomas are anatomically involved in the outflow of the pancreatic juice from Wirsung's duct or the main pancreatic duct but not from Santorini's duct or the accessory pancreatic duct.