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Am J Gastroenterol. 2006 Jan;101(1):137-8.

Exocrine pancreatic function: evaluation with MR imaging before and after secretin stimulation.

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Department of Radiology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA.


Secretin-stimulated magnetic resonance cholangiopancreatography (SS-MRCP) enhances standard pancreatic imaging in chronic pancreatitis. Diffusion-weighted MRI added to SS-MRCP allows a qualitative and potentially quantitative estimate of pancreatic exocrine secretion, providing an alternative to standard "tube" tests.

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