Diffusion-weighted MRI of the pancreas: Correlation with secretin endoscopic pancreatic function test (ePFT)


Balci N. C. , Momtahen A. J. , Akduman E. I. , Alkaade S., Bilgin M. , Burton F. R.

ACADEMIC RADIOLOGY, vol.15, no.10, pp.1264-1268, 2008 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 15 Issue: 10
  • Publication Date: 2008
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.acra.2008.05.002
  • Title of Journal : ACADEMIC RADIOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.1264-1268

Abstract

Rationale and Objectives. To evaluate the correlation between apparent diffusion coefficient (ADC) values of the pancreas on diffusion-weighted imaging (DWI) and pancreatic exocrine function determined by HCO3 concentration in the secretin endoscopic pancreatic function test (ePFT).