pancreatography

pancreatography

 [pan″kre-ah-tog´rah-fe]
radiography of the pancreas, performed during surgery by injecting contrast medium into the pancreatic duct.
endoscopic retrograde pancreatography that in which the radiopaque medium is injected into the pancreatic duct at the ampulla of Vater via a cannula introduced through a fiberoptic endoscope; see also gallbladder and endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography.

pan·cre·a·tog·ra·phy

(pan'krē-ă-tog'ră-fē),
Radiographic demonstration of the pancreatic ducts, after retrograde injection of radiopaque material into the distal duct.
[pancreato- + G. graphō, to write]

pan·cre·a·tog·ra·phy

(pan'krē-ă-tog'ră-fē)
Radiographic demonstration of the pancreatic ducts, after retrograde injection of radiopaque material into the distal duct.
[pancreato- + G. graphō, to write]

pancreatography

Any method of imaging of the pancreas and its ducts, as by the use of X-ray contrast medium, CT SCANNING or ULTRASOUND SCANNING.
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Cholangio pancreatography trouble shooting: the usefulness of endoscopic retrieval of migrated biliary and pancreatic stents.
With the current modern technique in experienced hands, Percutaneous Transhepatic Biliary Drainage (PTBD) equals endoscopic retrograde cholangio pancreatography (ERCP) regarding technical success and complications1.
Pancreas divisum: implications for diagnostic and therapeutic pancreatography. AJR Am J Roentgenol 1999; 173:193-198.
After identification of the pancreatic duct stricture via pancreatography, a guidewire was negotiated through its tail, as close as possible to the MPD, and dilatation was attempted.
Contribution of endoscopic retrograde pancreatography in management of complications following distal pancreatic trauma.
MR pancreatography: a useful tool for evaluating pancreatic disorders.
Cholangio pancreatography (MRCP) showed intra-hepatic bile ducts dilatation.
Equally, a 5Fr paediatric feeding tube can be used for operative pancreatography by cannulating the ampulla of Vater.
Prospective evaluation of endoscopic ultrasonography, endoscopic retrograde pancreatography, and secretin test in the diagnosis of chronic pancreatitis.
Results for cholangiography and pancreatography obtained from both techniques were compared.
Peroral cannulation of the ampulla of vater for direct cholangiography and pancreatography. Radiology.