Clinical examination, endosonography
, and MR imaging in preoper-ative assessment of fistula in ano: comparison with outcome-based reference standard.
is the gold standard in imaging the sphincters, and has superseded conventional electromyography mapping in the diagnosis of anal sphincter defects.
being an invasive technique, it is quite sensitive for the evaluation of pancreatic pathologies such as chronic pancreatitis (29).
The participants underwent anal endosonography
and anal manometry in the third trimester of pregnancy, and 24 hours following delivery.
is the most sensitive method for evaluating local lymph node invasion.
Furthermore, pelvic computed tomography (CT), transrectal endosonography
, USG or magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) are useful for showing the relationship between the environment and the contents of the cyst tissue.
The European Society of Thoracic Surgeons (ESTS) guidelines recommend preoperative surgical staging in case of a negative endosonography
because probability of having mediastinal nodal involvement for any individual patient with a negative endosonography
result is 13%-15%.
Patients were selected consecutively from endosonography
examinations performed for upper gastrointestinal subepithelial lesions and pancreas evaluation.
High hopes emerge with conjoining various diagnostic methods, that is, endosonography
. An endoscopic capsule enables taking a look into the small bowel.
confirmed these findings and additionally showed tumor infiltration into the stomach.