ERCPEndoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography
ERCP is short for endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography. It is a procedure that looks at the bile ducts. It is done through an endoscope.
- Bile ducts are the tubes that carry bile from the liver to the gallbladder and small intestine.
- ERCP is used to treat stones, tumors, or narrowed areas of the bile ducts.
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