From the Back Cover
Advanced Imaging of the Abdomen bridges the clinician-radiologist interface on unusual clinical presentations and imaging findings. It explores imaging approaches to solve a particular problem.
The book includes extensive lists, tables and illustrations comprising ultrasonography, computed tomography, magnetic resonance images, scintigraphy and other imaging modalities.
Emphasis is given to choice of imaging procedures, expected diagnostic yield, discussion of pertinent imaging findings and possible differential diagnosis. The internist, gastroenterologist, general surgeon, urologist and related specialist, looking for guidance on an up-to-date imaging modality, will find this book invaluable. Usage of this practical book together with a radiologist's consultation allows these clinicians to arrive at an effective imaging approach.