Unresolved problems of pancreatic pseudocysts.

@article{Grace1976UnresolvedPO,
  title={Unresolved problems of pancreatic pseudocysts.},
  author={R Randall Grace and Paul H. Jordan},
  journal={Annals of surgery},
  year={1976},
  volume={184 1},
  pages={
          16-21
        }
}
The treatment of 54 patients with pancreatic pseudocysts was reviewed. The operative mortality was 11% and after an average followup of 3 years the recurrence rate was 3.8%. Hemorrhage was the most significant complication of pseudocysts and occurred in 4 patients preoperatively and three patients postoperatively. The patients who developed recurrence or died had been operated within one day after the diagnoses of pseudocysts were made. The deaths were due to the conditions that necessitated… CONTINUE READING

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