Surgical strategies in the treatment of pancreatic necrosis and infection.

@article{DEgidio1991SurgicalSI,
  title={Surgical strategies in the treatment of pancreatic necrosis and infection.},
  author={A D'Egidio and Moshe Schein},
  journal={The British journal of surgery},
  year={1991},
  volume={78 2},
  pages={133-7}
}
Controversy still surrounds the management of necrotic and septic complications of acute pancreatitis. A review of the literature of the past decade dealing with the surgical treatment of pancreatic necrosis, pancreatic abscess and infected pancreatic necrosis has been undertaken. Three main patterns of management could be identified: (1) 'conventional… CONTINUE READING