Total pancreatectomy for pancreatic adenocarcinoma: evaluation of morbidity and long-term survival.

@article{Reddy2009TotalPF,
  title={Total pancreatectomy for pancreatic adenocarcinoma: evaluation of morbidity and long-term survival.},
  author={Sushanth Reddy and Christopher L. Wolfgang and John L. Cameron and Frederic E. Eckhauser and Michael A. Choti and Richard David Schulick and Barish H. Edil and Timothy M Pawlik},
  journal={Annals of surgery},
  year={2009},
  volume={250 2},
  pages={282-7}
}
OBJECTIVE To analyze relative perioperative and long-term outcomes of patients undergoing total pancreatectomy versus pancreaticoduodenectomy. BACKGROUND The role of total pancreatectomy has historically been limited due to concerns over increased morbidity, mortality, and perceived worse long-term outcome. METHODS Between 1970 and 2007, patients who underwent total pancreatectomy (n = 100) or pancreaticoduodenectomy (n = 1286) for adenocarcinoma were identified. Clinicopathologic… CONTINUE READING
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