Distal Pancreatectomy

Surgical removal of the distal part of the pancreas.
National Institutes of Health

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1946-2017
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2013
Highly Cited
2013
BACKGROUND Laparoscopic distal pancreatectomy (LDP) reduces postoperative morbidity, hospital stay, and recovery as compared with… (More)
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2011
Highly Cited
2011
BACKGROUND The ideal closure technique of the pancreas after distal pancreatectomy is unknown. We postulated that standardised… (More)
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2010
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2010
BACKGROUND Minimally invasive techniques and even robotics in pancreaticobiliary surgery are being used increasingly. Cost… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
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2007
OBJECTIVE The objective of this study was to identify potential risk factors for mortality and morbidity after distal… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
OBJECTIVE To describe the clinical characteristics, indications, technical procedures, and outcome of a consecutive series of… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
HYPOTHESIS Predictive factors of pancreatic fistula (PF) and the value of conservative management of PF following distal… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
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2004
The precise role of laparoscopy in the resection of cystic neoplasms of the pancreas (CyNP) remains unknown. In addition, the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
OBJECTIVE The authors performed an initial clinical evaluation of laparoscopic pancreatectomy with splenectomy for chronic… (More)
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1995
Highly Cited
1995
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the use of fibrin glue sealing of the pancreatic stump for the prevention of postoperative pancreatic… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
Splenectomy is performed routinely during distal pancreatectomy, yet the spleen has an important role in host defence and can… (More)
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