Pancreaticoduodenectomy: Superior mesenteric artery first approach

Abstract

Pancreaticoduodenectomy (PD) is the only effective treatment for cancers of the periampullary region. Many technical modifications of reconstruction after PD have been described. However, the technique of resection followed in most centers is similar.1 One of the important predictive factors of prognosis is the presence of retroperitoneal lymph node… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.gassur.2005.05.001

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