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Also known as: endoscopic retrograde cholangio-pancreatography.
If a patient has problems related to the biliary or pancreatic ducts, an ERCP might aid in both diagnosis and treatment. It involves using an endoscope and X-rays to operate directly on these ducts.
You may need to avoid food, drink or medication for a set period of time before the procedure.
Bleeding, infection or perforation of surrounding tissue are potential complications of an ERCP test.
Reviewed by: Carrie Firestone Baum, MD
This page was last updated on: February 25, 2021 04:18 PM
The Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology at Nicklaus Children’s Hospital is dedicated to the treatment of a wide variety of gastrointestinal problems in infants, children and adolescents with a multidisciplinary approach.
Pancreatitis is an inflammation of the pancreas. The pancreas is an abdominal organ found in the upper part of the abdomen which plays an important role in digestion and controlling the body’s blood sugar.
The biliary system refers to the ducts and channels that allow the fluid produced in the liver ( bile ) to drain into the intestines