Multislice-CT of the Abdomen by Christoph Johannes ZechMultislice-CT of the Abdomen by Christoph Johannes Zech

Multislice-CT of the Abdomen

byChristoph Johannes Zech

Hardcover | May 11, 2012

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This book provides a lucid summary of modern multislice CT imaging of the abdomen, with a focus on the essential imaging findings. After a concise technical introduction, the most important abdominal diseases are described and illustrated with high-quality images. Sections are devoted to the liver and biliary system, the pancreas and spleen, the kidneys and urogenital system, and the bowel and peritoneal cavity. Throughout, key differential diagnostic features are highlighted. The editorial team is composed of internationally renowned radiologists from Europe and the United States, and all chapters have been written by recognized experts in the topic under consideration. Multislice CT of the Abdomen will serve as an excellent reference for radiologists participating in further professional training and will prove an ideal source of information for all who wish to deepen their personal knowledge of the subject.

Title:Multislice-CT of the AbdomenFormat:HardcoverDimensions:365 pagesPublished:May 11, 2012Publisher:Springer NatureLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:3642178626

ISBN - 13:9783642178627

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Table of Contents

Technique: Physical Background of MSCT.- Future Developments for MSCT.- Radiation Dose.- Contrast Agent Application and Protocols.- Liver& Biliary System: Imaging Findings in Cirrhotic Liver.- Imaging Findings in Non-Cirrhotic Liver.- Posttraumatic and Post-Surgical Findings.- Inflammatory Processes in the Liver and Biliary System.- Assessment of the Liver Vessels.- Pancreas & Spleen: Acute and Chronic Pancreatitis.- Solid Pancreatic Masses.- Cystic Pancreatic Masses.-Focal Splenic Masses.- Posttraumatic and Post-Surgical Findings.- Kidney and Urogenital System: Renal and Adrenal Masses.- Inflammatory Findings of the Kidney and Urinary Tract.- Male and Female Pelvis.- Bowel & Peritoneal Cavity: Small Bowel.- Large Bowel / Rectum.- CT Colonography.- Mesenteric and Retroperitoneal Disease.- Imaging Findings in Acute Abdomen.

Editorial Reviews

From the reviews:"Multislice CT of the Abdomen is a collection of monographs written by a total of 60 authors who hail from North America, Europe and South Korea, with the majority being Italian or American. . much to interest the radiologist who has a little free time and wishes to get up-to-date on a particular aspect of abdominal CT. . Illustrations are plentiful and of good quality and each chapter has a well-chosen list of references." (Nick Reading, RAD Magazine, September, 2013)