Vascular Anomalies Encountered During Pancreatoduodenectomy: Do They Influence Outcomes?

@article{FRCSParulJShukla2009VascularAE,
  title={Vascular Anomalies Encountered During Pancreatoduodenectomy: Do They Influence Outcomes?},
  author={MS FRCSParulJ.Shukla and MS SavioG.Barreto and Aniruddha Kulkarni and MS GaneshNagarajan and FACS FRCS Abe Fingerhut},
  journal={Annals of Surgical Oncology},
  year={2009},
  volume={17},
  pages={186-193}
}
Because of the potential risk of hemorrhage or ischemia, the presence of vascular anomalies adds to the surgical challenge in pancreatoduodenectomy (PD). To analyze the literature concerning the influence of aberrant peripancreatic arterial anatomy on outcomes of PD. A systematic search using Medline and Embase for the years 1950–2008. The most common aberration in hepatic arterial anatomy is the replaced right hepatic artery. Other vascular abnormalities such as replaced common hepatic artery… CONTINUE READING