A sutureless method for digestive tract reconstruction during pancreaticoduodenectomy in a dog model.

@article{Cui2015ASM,
  title={A sutureless method for digestive tract reconstruction during pancreaticoduodenectomy in a dog model.},
  author={Xiaohai Cui and Peng Lei and Shiqi Liu and Xuemin Liu and Zheng Wu and Yi Lv},
  journal={International journal of clinical and experimental medicine},
  year={2015},
  volume={8 1},
  pages={289-96}
}
UNLABELLED Development of pancreatic fistulas as a result of anastomotic gaps is still a major complication after pancreaticoduodenectomy, and can cause post-operative death. Therefore, safer and more effective methods of anastomosis are needed to avoid leakage and decrease mortality. MATERIALS AND METHODS Twenty domestic dogs with body weights ranging… CONTINUE READING