A 58-year-old male asked:
what is the sensitivity of ultrasound in deecting cirrhosis?i
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Dr. Celia Padron answered
38 years experience Pediatric Gastroenterology
Useful tool: Ultrasound is a major screening tool for cirrhosis and its complications. It is also useful to aid in biopsy. CT and MRI are insensitive in early cirrhosis but helpfull on end stage disease.
Answered on Dec 7, 2014
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