High volume lesser sac lavage in acute necrotizing pancreatitis.

Abstract

The effect of lesser sac drainage with or without lavage on some early predictors and on outcome in acute necrotizing pancreatitis was analysed. The evaluation was made prospectively for 24 patients, in a single centre study. According to Ranson's criteria and laparotomy findings, the lavage and drainage groups were comparable and the pancreatitis was… (More)

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@article{Teerenhovi1989HighVL, title={High volume lesser sac lavage in acute necrotizing pancreatitis.}, author={Ossi Teerenhovi and Isto Nordback and Jaldco U. Eskola}, journal={The British journal of surgery}, year={1989}, volume={76 4}, pages={370-3} }