Flashcards in Abdominal Imaging Deck (13):
Which structures are ultrsound scanners good and not good for?
Good for solid organs, biliary tree, urinary tract, free fluid
Can’t penetrate gas filled structures
What view is an abdominal CT of the patient?
Where does the oesophagus lie in a CT scan?
Lies posterior to TRACHEA and GREAT VESSELS at thoracic inlet
Where is the gall bladder in relation to the liver?
lies inferior to segment 5 of the liver
What Forms a C-shape around the PANCREATIC HEAD?
Where is the ampulla of vater in the duodenum?
on MEDIAL WALL of 2nd PART
What does the pancreatic duct join with to drain into the ampulla of vater?
common bile duct
What forms the stomach's right border, and is suspended on lesser omentum?
What forms the stomach's left border, and the greater omentum is suspended from it?
What is the small bowel's arterial supply?
branches of SMA
What exhibits haustra?
Which flexure lies lower the hepatic or splenic flexure?