Chapter 49. Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography, Magnetic Resonance Cholangiopancreatography, and Endoscopic Ultrasound in Chronic Pancreatitis

  1. Hans G. Beger MD, FACS(Hon) Founding Editor Emeritus Professor of Surgery3,
  2. Andrew L. Warshaw MD Surgeon-in-Chief Chairman4,5,
  3. Markus W. Büchler MD Chairman Head Professor of Surgery6,
  4. Richard A. Kozarek MD Director7,
  5. Markus M. Lerch MD, FRCP Professor Chair8,
  6. John P. Neoptolemos MA, MB, BChir, MD, FRCS, FMedSci Head Professor of Surgery9,10,11,
  7. Keiko Shiratori MD Chair Professor12,
  8. David C. Whitcomb MD, PhD Professor of Medicine Chief13 and
  9. Bettina M. Rau MD Coordinating Editor Associate Professor of Surgery14
  1. Andrew S. Ross MD Instructor1 and
  2. Irving Waxman MD Professor of Medicine Director of Endoscopy2

Published Online: 4 FEB 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444300123.ch49

The Pancreas: An Integrated Textbook of Basic Science, Medicine, and Surgery, Second Edition

The Pancreas: An Integrated Textbook of Basic Science, Medicine, and Surgery, Second Edition

How to Cite

Ross, A. S. and Waxman, I. (2008) Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography, Magnetic Resonance Cholangiopancreatography, and Endoscopic Ultrasound in Chronic Pancreatitis, in The Pancreas: An Integrated Textbook of Basic Science, Medicine, and Surgery, Second Edition (eds H. G. Beger, A. L. Warshaw, M. W. Büchler, R. A. Kozarek, M. M. Lerch, J. P. Neoptolemos, K. Shiratori, D. C. Whitcomb and B. M. Rau), Blackwell Publishing Ltd., Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444300123.ch49

Editor Information

  1. 3

    c/o Universitätsklinikum Ulm, University of Ulm, Germany

  2. 4

    Department of Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, USA

  3. 5

    W. Gerald Austen Professor of Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA

  4. 6

    Department of General and Visceral Surgery, University of Heidelberg, Germany

  5. 7

    Digestive Disease Institute, Virginia Mason Medical Center, Seattle, WA, USA

  6. 8

    Department of Gastroenterology, Endocrinology and Nutrition, Ernst-Moritz-Arndt University, Greifswald, Germany

  7. 9

    The Owen and Ellen Evans Chair of Cancer Studies, University of Liverpool, UK

  8. 10

    Division of Surgery and Oncology, University of Liverpool, UK

  9. 11

    School of Cancer Studies, University of Liverpool, UK

  10. 12

    Department of Gastroenterology, Tokyo Women's Medical University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan

  11. 13

    Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, University of Pittsburgh, PA, USA

  12. 14

    Department of General, Thoracic, Vascular and Transplantation Surgery, University of Rostock, Germany

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Medicine, Section of Gastroenterology, University of Chicago, IL, USA

  2. 2

    Cancer Research Center, University of Chicago, IL, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 4 FEB 2009
  2. Published Print: 11 APR 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405146647

Online ISBN: 9781444300123

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Keywords:

  • endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP);
  • ERCP, MRCP and EUS in chronic pancreatitis;
  • Minimal standard terminology (MST) definitions for endoscopic ultrasound (EUS) findings in chronic pancreatitis;
  • secretin-stimulated magnetic resonance cholangiopancreatography;
  • magnetic resonance cholangiopancreatography (MRCP);
  • Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) of pancreas;
  • ductal dilations - “chain-of-lakes” appearance

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Diagnosis

  • Endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography

  • Endoscopic ultrasound

  • Magnetic resonance cholangiopancreatography

  • Diagnostic approach

  • References