Pancreaticogastrostomy versus pancreaticojejunostomy following pancreaticoduodenectomy for periampullary carcinoma.

  • A K Gvalani
  • Published 1996 in
    Indian journal of gastroenterology : official…
Fourteen patients underwent pancreaticoduodenectomy between January 1991 and February 1995 for periampullary carcinoma. In the first 8 patients pancreaticojejunostomy was performed; two of them developed pancreatic leak and died. In the subsequent 6 patients, pancreaticogastrostomy was performed; in this group there was no pancreatic leak and no… CONTINUE READING