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Publication Name World Journal of Gastroenterology
Manuscript ID 7935
Country/Territory France
Received
2013-12-08 10:57
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2013-12-08 16:27
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2014-05-19 11:05
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2014-05-19 11:14
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2014-05-23 09:45
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2014-11-17 15:12
ISSN 1007-9327 (print) and 2219-2840 (online)
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Publisher Baishideng Publishing Group Inc, 7041 Koll Center Parkway, Suite 160, Pleasanton, CA 94566, USA
Website http://www.wjgnet.com
Category Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Manuscript Type Topic Highlights
Article Title Contrast-enhanced harmonic endoscopic ultrasound imaging: Basic principles, present situation and future perspectives
Manuscript Source Invited Manuscript
All Author List María-Victoria Alvarez-Sánchez and Bertrand Napoléon
Funding Agency and Grant Number
Corresponding Author Bertrand Napoléon, MD, Department of Gastroenterology, Hôpital Privé Jean Mermoz, 55 Jean Mermoz Avenue, Lyon 69008, France. dr.napoleon@wanadoo.fr
Key Words Microbubbles; Contrast agents; Contrast-enhanced harmonic endoscopic ultrasound; Pancreatic tumour; Gastrointestinal submucosal tumour
Core Tip The recent development of stabilised contrast agents and enhancements to the endoscopic ultrasound equipment have opened an avenue for the real-time imaging of parenchymal microvascularisation without Doppler-related artefacts. Preliminary experience suggests that contrast-enhanced harmonic endoscopic ultrasound (CH-EUS) is superior to other imaging techniques, such as EUS or computed tomography, in the differential diagnosis of pancreatic masses and other gastrointestinal diseases. In this paper, we describe the basic principles and technical aspects of performing this new technique and analyse the clinical value of CH-EUS and its potential applications in the near future.
Publish Date 2014-11-17 15:12
Citation Alvarez-Sánchez MV, Napoléon B. Contrast-enhanced harmonic endoscopic ultrasound imaging: Basic principles, present situation and future perspectives. World J Gastroenterol 2014; 20(42): 15549-15563
Url http://www.wjgnet.com/1007-9327/full/v20/i42/15549.htm
DOI http://dx.doi.org/10.3748/wjg.v20.i42.15549
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