Do we need elastography for EUS

Published on Sep 1, 2020in Endoscopic ultrasound4.489
路 DOI :10.4103/EUS.EUS_25_20
Christoph F. Dietrich74
Estimated H-index: 74
(Goethe University Frankfurt),
Sean Burmeister1
Estimated H-index: 1
(Groote Schuur Hospital)
+ 17 AuthorsChristian Jenssen18
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We recently introduced a series of papers "What should be known prior to performing EUS exams." In Part I, the authors discussed which clinical information and whether other imaging modalities are needed before embarking EUS examinations. In Part II, technical controversies on how EUS is performed were discussed from different points of view. In this article, important practical issues regarding EUS elastography will be raised and controversially discussed from very different points of view.
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