Abdominal Imaging

7 Reasons You Should Get a Second Opinion on a Liver Mass

From how to ensure accuracy to the most powerful tool for examining the liver, here’s what you should know about diagnosing a liver mass.

Abdominal Abscess: Diagnosis, Causes & More

An abdominal abscess is a pocket of pus or infected fluid. When left untreated, it can be life threatening. Image interpretation by an abdominal subspecialty radiologist is crucial to avoid delayed diagnosis.

Pancreatic Pseudocyst: Detection, Diagnosis & More

A pancreatic pseudocyst is a collection of tissue and fluid that forms in or beside the pancreas. Differentiation from a true pancreatic cyst is crucial for proper treatment and management of a pancreatic pseudocyst.

Pancreatic Cyst: Types, Diagnosis & More

Most pancreatic cysts are benign; however, some are precancerous and have the potential to develop into pancreatic cancer. An accurate diagnosis is crucial for determining the best course of treatment.

Peritoneal Cancer: Detection, Diagnosis & More

Primary peritoneal cancer (PPC) is a cancer that develops in the peritoneum - a thin layer of tissue that lines the abdomen. Peritoneal carcinomatosis is cancer that spread to the peritoneum from another part of the body.

Fatty Liver Disease (Hepatosteatosis): Diagnosis, Causes & More

Hepatic steatosis is an accumulation of fat in the liver. Also called fatty liver, it can develop into two types of liver disease: alcoholic hepatic steatosis (alcoholic fatty liver disease) and nonalcoholic hepatic steatosis (nonalcoholic fatty liver disease).