Are the Results of Pancreatectomy for Pancreatic Cancer Improving?

@article{Tsiotos1999AreTR,
  title={Are the Results of Pancreatectomy for Pancreatic Cancer Improving?},
  author={Gregory G. Tsiotos and Michael B. Farnell and Michael G. Sarr},
  journal={World Journal of Surgery},
  year={1999},
  volume={23},
  pages={913-919}
}
Although pancreatectomy is still performed in a few patients with pancreatic cancer, and nearly all patients who develop pancreatic cancer eventually die of their disease, significant improvements have been made recently. Pancreatectomy is now safer, with major morbidity (hemorrhage, pancreatic anastomotic leak, intraabdominal sepsis) occurring in only… CONTINUE READING