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Discrimination of suppurative cholangitis from nonsuppurative cholangitis with computed tomography [CT]

  • N.K. Lee
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    (S.K.: Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Punan National University Hospital, Punan National University School of Medicine, #1-10, Ami-Dong, Seo-gu, Busan 602-739, Republic of Korea). Eur J Radiol 2009;69:528–535.
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  • S. Kim
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    (S.K.: Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Punan National University Hospital, Punan National University School of Medicine, #1-10, Ami-Dong, Seo-gu, Busan 602-739, Republic of Korea). Eur J Radiol 2009;69:528–535.
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  • J.W. Lee
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    (S.K.: Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Punan National University Hospital, Punan National University School of Medicine, #1-10, Ami-Dong, Seo-gu, Busan 602-739, Republic of Korea). Eur J Radiol 2009;69:528–535.
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  • Ch.W. Kim
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    (S.K.: Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Punan National University Hospital, Punan National University School of Medicine, #1-10, Ami-Dong, Seo-gu, Busan 602-739, Republic of Korea). Eur J Radiol 2009;69:528–535.
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  • G.H. Kim
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    (S.K.: Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Punan National University Hospital, Punan National University School of Medicine, #1-10, Ami-Dong, Seo-gu, Busan 602-739, Republic of Korea). Eur J Radiol 2009;69:528–535.
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  • D.H. Kang
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    (S.K.: Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Punan National University Hospital, Punan National University School of Medicine, #1-10, Ami-Dong, Seo-gu, Busan 602-739, Republic of Korea). Eur J Radiol 2009;69:528–535.
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  • H.J. Jo
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    (S.K.: Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Punan National University Hospital, Punan National University School of Medicine, #1-10, Ami-Dong, Seo-gu, Busan 602-739, Republic of Korea). Eur J Radiol 2009;69:528–535.
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      Suppurative cholangitis is characterized by obstruction, inflammation, and pyogenic infection of the biliary tract. This disease represents a true emergency. The purpose of this study was to compare the computed tomography (CT) findings between acute calculous suppurative and nonsuppurative cholangitis and to determine whether there are findings that assist in the differential diagnosis.
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