Preserving the Pancreas Graft: Outcomes of Surgical Repair of Duodenal Leaks in Enterically Drained Pancreas Allografts

@inproceedings{AlAdra2017PreservingTP,
  title={Preserving the Pancreas Graft: Outcomes of Surgical Repair of Duodenal Leaks in Enterically Drained Pancreas Allografts},
  author={David P. Al-Adra and Ian D. McGilvray and Nicol{\'a}s Goldaracena and Vinzent Nikolaus Spetzler and Jerome Martin Laurence and Andrea Norgate and Max A Marquez and Paul David Greig and Gonzalo Sapisochin and Jeffrey R Schiff and Sunita K S Singh and Markus Selzner and Mark S Cattral},
  booktitle={Transplantation direct},
  year={2017}
}
BACKGROUND Duodenal leak remains a major cause of morbidity and graft loss in pancreas transplant recipients. The role and efficacy of surgical and image-guided interventions to salvage enterically drained grafts with a duodenal leak has yet to be defined. METHODS We investigated the incidence, treatment, and outcome of duodenal leak in 426 pancreas… CONTINUE READING