Can MRI Find Pancreatic Duct Stones?

Last Editorial Review: 1/11/2018

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Can stones always be detected in the pancreatic ducts by an MRI test?

Doctor's response

The best ways to detect pancreatic duct stones is ERCP (an endoscopic and radiologic procedure) which is available in many centers and endoscopic ultrasonography which is available in fewer centers. Other tests including MRI are useful but much less accurate.

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