Utility of CT in the diagnosis of pancreatic fistula after pancreaticoduodenectomy in patients with soft pancreas.


OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to evaluate the sensitivity and specificity of routine performance of CT on postoperative day 7 in patients at high risk of pancreatic fistula after pancreaticoduodenectomy. MATERIALS AND METHODS Two radiologists analyzed images from CT examinations of 50 patients with soft pancreas 7 days after… (More)
DOI: 10.2214/AJR.08.1800