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Could an MRCP MRI miss pancreatic and /or liver cancer?

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Dr. Michael Gabor
Diagnostic Radiology

In brief: Yes.

MRCP is tailored to evaluate the biliary and pancreatic ducts.
To specifically evaluate for liver or pancreatic tumors, intravenous contrast and different technical parameters are required. MRCP might detect a tumor, but it is not sufficient to rule one out.

In brief: Yes.

MRCP is tailored to evaluate the biliary and pancreatic ducts.
To specifically evaluate for liver or pancreatic tumors, intravenous contrast and different technical parameters are required. MRCP might detect a tumor, but it is not sufficient to rule one out.
Dr. Michael Gabor
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