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What is best to investigate your pancreas? CT or ultrasound

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What is best to investigate your pancreas? CT or ultrasound scan?
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 3 years ago.
The ct scan with contrast is much more definitive and precise for the pancreas than an ultrasound. In general, a ct scan is always the better procedure for studying the abdominal and pelvic organs
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