Surgical complications after pancreas transplantation with portal-enteric drainage.

@article{Reddy1999SurgicalCA,
  title={Surgical complications after pancreas transplantation with portal-enteric drainage.},
  author={Kunam Sudhakar Reddy and Robert J Stratta and M. Hosein Shokouh-Amiri and Rita R. Alloway and Maria Francesca Egidi and A Osama Gaber},
  journal={Transplantation proceedings},
  year={1999},
  volume={31 1-2},
  pages={617-8}
}
BACKGROUND Despite recent advances, surgical complications remain an important source of morbidity after pancreas transplantation (PTX). Several previous studies have delineated the surgical complications after PTX with systemic-bladder (S-B) drainage, but data are limited regarding the incidence and outcomes of surgical complications after PTX with portal-enteric (P-E) drainage. STUDY DESIGN We retrospectively studied surgical complications after 83 vascularized PTXs with P-E drainage in 79… CONTINUE READING