Abdominal Imaging

Second Opinion Catches Cancer Misdiagnosis

“Most people may not realize that there is a tremendous range of ability when it comes to interpreting radiologists.” says Dr. Semelka. “But there is.” After receiving a second opinion through DocPanel, Janine Mueller avoided a cancer misdiagnosis and was able to pursue the appropriate course of treatment.

Intrahepatic Cholangiocarcinoma: Diagnosis, Detection & More

Intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma is cancer that develops in the parts of the bile ducts within the liver. Also known as bile duct cancer, it is rare yet difficult to detect.

7 Things You Should Know About Diagnosing 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.