Complications of endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography: an imaging review.
Abdom Radiol (NY). 2019 Feb 27. doi: 10.1007/s00261-019-01953-0. [Epub ahead of print]
Manoharan D1, Srivastava DN1, Gupta AK1, Madhusudhan KS2.
Endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography (ERCP) has currently become an inseparable tool in the gastroenterologist's armamentarium for treatment of pancreaticobiliary disorders. Given the increase in number of therapeutic ERCP procedures today, the need for prompt and correct diagnosis of its complications is pivotal. This review discusses the mechanisms, risk factors, imaging findings and general management aspects of common and rare complications of ERCP. Furthermore, the review elaborates on imaging indications, recommended protocol and normal imaging findings post ERCP.
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