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What does MRCP stand for?

MRCP stands for Magnetic Resonance Cholangiopancreatography

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5T and 3T when applied extracranially; and protocols for thoracic, abdominal, and pelvic organs, with emphasis on the effects of a higher 3T magnetic field strength and including pelvic MR angiography and magnetic resonance cholangiopancreatography (MRCP).
Magnetic resonance cholangiopancreatography (MRCP) can be used to demonstrate the "pearl necklace sign," which describes high-signal intensity within the thickened gallbladder wall.
Advances in imaging techniques, particularly multidetector computed tomography (MDCT) and magnetic resonance cholangiopancreatography (MRCP), have allowed an increasing number of cases to be diagnosed pre-operatively (2).
Patients with abnormal biologic tests (bilirubin, [gamma]-glutamyl transferase, alkaline phosphatase, aspartate aminotransferase, or alanine aminotransferase serum counts) underwent a more extensive liver work-up, which included a drug intake analysis, serologic detection of hepatitis B virus and hepatitis C virus infections, abdominal ultrasound examination, liver histology, and endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography or magnetic resonance cholangiopancreatography.
Fulcher AS, Turner MA, Yelon JA, et al: Magnetic resonance cholangiopancreatography (MRCP) in the assessment of pancreatic duct trauma and its sequence: preliminary findings.