Surgical management of the pancreatic stump following pancreatoduodenectomy

M. Testini, G. Piccinni, Germana Lissidini, A. Gurrado, M. Tedeschi, I. F. Franco, G. Di Meo, A. Pasculli, G. De Luca, M. Ribezzi, Massimo Falconi

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Pancreatoduodenectomy (PD) is the treatment of choice for periampullary tumors, and currently, indications have been extended to benign disease, including symptomatic chronic pancreatitis, paraduodenal pancreatitis, and benign periampullary tumors that are not amenable to conservative surgery. In spite of a significant decrease in mortality in high volume centers over the last 3 decades (from >. 20 % in the 1980s to

Original languageFrench
JournalJournal de Chirurgie Viscerale
Publication statusAccepted/In press - 2016


  • Duct-to-mucosa pancreaticojejunostomy
  • Pancreatic stump
  • Pancreaticogastrostomy
  • Pancreaticojejunostomy
  • Pancreatoduodenectomy

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery

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