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Does a normal CT scan exclude pancreatic cancer?

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Dr. Steven Chmielewski
Diagnostic Radiology
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In brief: Endoscopic US

Has the highest sensitivity for detecting pancreatic masses.
However, it's invasive and not readily available in some areas. There are specific ways to image the pancreas with ct that improve the test.

In brief: Endoscopic US

Has the highest sensitivity for detecting pancreatic masses.
However, it's invasive and not readily available in some areas. There are specific ways to image the pancreas with ct that improve the test.
Dr. Steven Chmielewski
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