What is MRCP 3D?

But Main Street Radiology has found that magnetic resonance cholangiopancreatography (MRCP) is also an excellent diagnostic tool. In just a few seconds, it provides 3D images of the bile ducts and pancreatic duct and can help detect – or rule out – gallstones, tumors and other conditions.

What is the reason for MRCP MRI?

Why you might have it. MRI and MRCP scans are common tests to help diagnosed bile duct cancer (cholangiocarcinoma). It can show up a tumour in the bile ducts and other problems such as infection or inflammation.

Why is MRCP important?

MRCP is an imaging procedure that allows a doctor to look inside your abdomen’s fluid-filled organs. The test is used to diagnose various illnesses, including gallstones and pancreatitis. It can also check for genetic disabilities or surgical problems that could harm these organs.