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Periampullary Adenocarcinoma

Known as: periampullary cancer 
A cancer that forms near the ampulla of Vater (an enlargement of the ducts from the liver and pancreas where they join and enter the small intestine… Expand
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
CONTEXT Patients with periampullary adenocarcinomas undergo the same resectional surgery as that of patients with pancreatic… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Background:The role of adjuvant chemoradiation in pancreatic cancer remains unclear. This report presents the long-term follow-up… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
It is not known whether pylorus‐preserving duodenopancreatectomy is as effective as the classical Whipple procedure in the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Objective: To evaluate the effect of a prophylactic gastrojejunostomy on the development of gastric outlet obstruction and… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
OBJECTIVE The survival benefit of adjuvant radiotherapy and 5-fluorouracil versus observation alone after surgery was… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
AbstractBackground: The current management of patients with gallstone disease and ductal calculi consists of endoscopic stone… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Pancreaticoduodenectomy, with either gastrectomy (Whipple procedure) or pylorus‐preserving pancreaticoduodenectomy (PPPD), is a… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
BACKGROUND Endoscopic surveillance is recommended for patients with familial adenomatous polyposis (FAP) because of the high… Expand
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Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
Between 1969 and 1986, 88 patients had a Whipple resection for adenocarcinoma of the pancreas (N = 50), ampulla (N = 19), distal… Expand
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Highly Cited
1975
Highly Cited
1975
This report concerns 348 pancreatoduodenectomies, including 13 total pancreatectomies. Operative mortality over 30 years was 15… Expand
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