Vascular Anomalies Encountered During Pancreatoduodenectomy: Do They Influence Outcomes?

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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… (More)
DOI: 10.1245/s10434-009-0757-1

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