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Computed Tomography, Pancreas

Computed Tomography, Pancreas is a topic covered in the Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests.

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General

Synonym/Acronym:
Computed axial tomography (CAT), computed transaxial tomography (CTT), abdominal CT, helical/spiral CT.

Common Use:
To visualize and assess the pancreas toward assisting in diagnosing tumors, masses, cancer, bleeding, infection, and abscess. Used as an evaluation tool for surgical, radiation, and medical therapeutic interventions.

Area Of Application:
Pancreas.

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Citation

Bladh, Mickey Lynn., and Anne M. Van Leeuwen. "Computed Tomography, Pancreas." Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests, 7th ed., F.A. Davis Company, 2017. Nursing Central, nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Davis-Lab-and-Diagnostic-Tests/425322/all/Computed_Tomography__Pancreas.
Bladh ML, Van Leeuwen AM. Computed Tomography, Pancreas. Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests. 7th ed. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Davis-Lab-and-Diagnostic-Tests/425322/all/Computed_Tomography__Pancreas. Accessed March 19, 2019.
Bladh, M. L., & Van Leeuwen, A. M. (2017). Computed Tomography, Pancreas. In Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests. Available from https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Davis-Lab-and-Diagnostic-Tests/425322/all/Computed_Tomography__Pancreas
Bladh ML, Van Leeuwen AM. Computed Tomography, Pancreas [Internet]. In: Davis's Lab & Diagnostic Tests. F.A. Davis Company; 2017. [cited 2019 March 19]. Available from: https://nursing.unboundmedicine.com/nursingcentral/view/Davis-Lab-and-Diagnostic-Tests/425322/all/Computed_Tomography__Pancreas.
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