Liver-Related Procedures and Tests

What are the liver-related procdures and tests?

  1. Alpha-fetoprotein (AFP) Blood Test
  2. Antimitochondrial Antibody (AMA) Test
  3. Antinuclear Antibody (ANA) Test
  4. CAT Scan
  5. Chemoinfusion and Chemoembolization of the Liver (TACE)
  6. Cholecystectomy
  7. Cholescintigraphy
  8. Endoscopic Retrograde Cholangiopancreatography (ERCP)
  9. Endoscopic Ultrasound (EUS)
  10. Laparoscopy
  11. Liver Biopsy
  12. Liver Blood Tests
  13. Liver Resection
  14. MRI Scan
  15. Proton Beam Therapy of the Liver
  16. Radiofrequency Ablation (RFA) Therapy
  17. Transjugular Intrahepatic Portosystemic Shunt (TIPS)
  18. Ultrasound

Medically reviewed by John A. Daller, MD; American Board of Surgery with subspecialty certification in surgical critical care