Endoscopic versus surgical ampullectomy: an algorithm to treat disease of the ampulla of Vater.

@article{Ceppa2013EndoscopicVS,
  title={Endoscopic versus surgical ampullectomy: an algorithm to treat disease of the ampulla of Vater.},
  author={Eugene P. Ceppa and Rebecca A. Burbridge and Kristy L Rialon and Philip Omotosho and Dawn M. Emick and Paul S. Jowell and Malcom Stanley Branch and Theodore N. Pappas},
  journal={Annals of surgery},
  year={2013},
  volume={257 2},
  pages={315-22}
}
OBJECTIVE The objective of this study was to compare the effectiveness, morbidity, and mortality associated with endoscopic ampullectomy (EA) and surgical ampullectomy (SA). BACKGROUND The proposed management of benign ampullary lesions includes local resection (EA or SA) and en bloc resection (pancreaticoduodenectomy). Most agree that en bloc resection entails a significant morbidity and mortality. No study has previously compared EA and SA for the treatment of benign ampullary lesions… CONTINUE READING
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