Imaging Mastery Series: Peritoneum and Mesentery

Content reviewed: May 14, 2021
A diagnostic review of two often overlooked organs; the peritoneum and mesentery. These frequently appear invisible on scans, especially as readers tend to focus on solid organs.
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video player 24 Videos
66 Minutes

Course Includes

  • 12 Lessons
  • 26 Topics

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After completing this course, you will be better able to:

  •       Apply appropriate search patterns to ensure high quality case assessment 
  •       Identify key anatomical landmarks, variations, and abnormalities on imaging
  •       Accurately interpret advanced imaging cases
  •       Formulate definitive diagnoses and limited differentials
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This course will cover the peritoneum and mesentery. Each topic will be presented separately while also highlighting the disease processes that overlap these areas. This course reviews some of the most common entities and least common entities you may encounter in these organs. The peritoneum and mesentery are important structures to bear in mind because knowledge of their anatomy and function can really go a long way making a differential diagnosis.

Instructor Dr. Kathryn McGillen, MD
Assistant Professor of Radiology, Medical Director of Ultrasound
Penn State University Milton S Hershey Medical Center
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