Patterns of severe pancreatic injury following cardiopulmonary bypass.

Abstract

Severe pancreatic complications following cardiac surgery are rare, but 14 patients with severe pancreatitis have been encountered since 1971. Six of these developed acute fulminating pancreatitis following cardiac surgery and each of these died within 21 days following operation. Seven patients had less severe pancreatitis, resulting in pancreatic abscess… (More)

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@article{Rose1984PatternsOS, title={Patterns of severe pancreatic injury following cardiopulmonary bypass.}, author={D. M. Rose and Jon Ranson and Joan Cunningham and F. Spencer}, journal={Annals of surgery}, year={1984}, volume={199 2}, pages={168-72} }