Human islet autotransplantation into the portal vein of patients with chronic pancreatitis submitted to near total pancreatectomy was first reported by Najarian, Sutherland, et al. The present report describes up-dated results of a similar method used in 10 patients with incapacitating and intractable pain due to chronic pancreatitis.
|Number of pages||3|
|Issue number||4 Suppl. 2|
|Publication status||Published - 1980|
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