Surgery for benign insulinoma: An international review


In a multiinstitutional review, data on 396 patients with benign solitary or multiple insulinomas operated on in 15 centers were collected. In these 396 patients, 419 laparotomies (375 primary procedures and 44 reoperations) were performed. The rate of unnecessary laparotomies was 1.7%. Complications occurred after 132 operations (31.5%), requiring 27… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF01658536


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@article{Rothmund1990SurgeryFB, title={Surgery for benign insulinoma: An international review}, author={Matthias Rothmund and Lucio Angelini and L. Michael Brunt and John Richard Farndon and Glenn W. Geelhoed and Dimitrie Grama and Christian Herfarth and Edwin L. Kaplan and Felix Largiad{\`e}r and Francesco Morino and H. -J. Peiper and Charles A. G. Proye and Hans-Dietrich R{\"o}her and Klaus Rueckert and Fritz K{\"u}mmerle and Norman W. Thompson and Jon A. van Heerden}, journal={World Journal of Surgery}, year={1990}, volume={14}, pages={393-398} }