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Question: hepatobiliary scan?

 docc - Sat Sep 25, 2004 1:18 pm

Not sure if this is how you spell it but does anybody know what this is. What is involved and what is its purpose. thanks docc
 Carolyn Merritt, LPN - Sat Sep 25, 2004 4:30 pm

User avatar Hello docc (or should I say Whats up doc?):
To answer your question the hepatobiliary scan is a scan done to check your liver function or to rule out gallbladder disease (gallstones) or pancreatitis (inflammation of the pancreas).
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