Bacterial translocation and infected pancreatic necrosis in acute necrotizing pancreatitis derives from small bowel rather than from colon.

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BACKGROUND The clinical course of acute necrotizing pancreatitis (ANP) is determined by the superinfection of pancreatic necrosis. To date, the pathophysiology of the underlying bacterial translocation is poorly understood. The present study investigated the bacterial source of translocation. METHODS A terminal loop ileostomy was applied in rats… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.amjsurg.2009.08.019

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@article{Fritz2010BacterialTA, title={Bacterial translocation and infected pancreatic necrosis in acute necrotizing pancreatitis derives from small bowel rather than from colon.}, author={Stefan Fritz and Thilo Hackert and W. Hartwig and Florian Rossmanith and Oliver Strobel and Lutz Schneider and Katja Will-Schweiger and Mechthild Kommerell and Markus W. B{\"u}chler and Jens Werner}, journal={American journal of surgery}, year={2010}, volume={200 1}, pages={111-7} }