Computed tomography of the gastroesophageal junction: value of the left lateral decubitus view.

Journal Article (Journal Article)

Approximately 10% of patients undergoing computed tomography (CT) of the abdomen will have a pseudomass at the gastroesophageal junction. The technique and value of using the left lateral decubitus position for CT evaluation of the gastroesophageal junction is described.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Thompson, WM; Halvorsen, RA; Foster, W; Roberts, L; Korobkin, M

Published Date

  • April 1984

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 8 / 2

Start / End Page

  • 346 - 349

PubMed ID

  • 6707292

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0363-8715


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States