A repeated pancreatectomy in the remnant pancreas 22 months after pylorus-preserving pancreatoduodenectomy for pancreatic adenocarcinoma.

We report a case of a repeated curative pancreatic resection in the remnant distal pancreas 22 months after pylorus-preserving pancreatoduodenectomy (PpPD). The patient was a 52-year-old woman with a past history of PpPD for adenocarcinoma of the head of the pancreas 22 months prior to the present operation. The original tumor was histopathologically… CONTINUE READING