Chapter 54. Strategies for Surgical Treatment of Chronic Pancreatitis

  1. Hans G. Beger MD, FACS(Hon) Founding Editor Emeritus Professor of Surgery8,
  2. Andrew L. Warshaw MD Surgeon-in-Chief Chairman9,10,
  3. Markus W. Büchler MD Chairman Head Professor of Surgery11,
  4. Richard A. Kozarek MD Director12,
  5. Markus M. Lerch MD, FRCP Professor Chair13,
  6. John P. Neoptolemos MA, MB, BChir, MD, FRCS, FMedSci Head Professor of Surgery14,15,16,
  7. Keiko Shiratori MD Chair Professor17,
  8. David C. Whitcomb MD, PhD Professor of Medicine Chief18 and
  9. Bettina M. Rau MD Coordinating Editor Associate Professor of Surgery19
  1. Hans G. Beger MD, FACS(Hon) Founding Editor Emeritus Professor of Surgery8,
  2. Frank Gaunsauge,
  3. Michael Schwarz,
  4. Bertram Poch MD1,
  5. Oscar J. Hines MD2,
  6. Howard A. Reber MD Chief3,
  7. Bettina M. Rau MD Coordinating Editor Associate Professor of Surgery19,
  8. Kaye M. Reid-Lombardo MD Assistant Professor of Surgery4,
  9. Michael B. Farnell MD Professor of Surgery5,
  10. Michael G. Sarr MD6,
  11. Colin J. McKay MD7 and
  12. Peter Wysocki

Published Online: 4 FEB 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444300123.ch54

The Pancreas: An Integrated Textbook of Basic Science, Medicine, and Surgery, Second Edition

The Pancreas: An Integrated Textbook of Basic Science, Medicine, and Surgery, Second Edition

How to Cite

Beger, H. G., Gaunsauge, F., Schwarz, M., Poch, B., Hines, O. J., Reber, H. A., Rau, B. M., Reid-Lombardo, K. M., Farnell, M. B., Sarr, M. G., McKay, C. J. and Wysocki, P. (2008) Strategies for Surgical Treatment of Chronic Pancreatitis, in The Pancreas: An Integrated Textbook of Basic Science, Medicine, and Surgery, Second Edition (eds H. G. Beger, A. L. Warshaw, M. W. Büchler, R. A. Kozarek, M. M. Lerch, J. P. Neoptolemos, K. Shiratori, D. C. Whitcomb and B. M. Rau), Blackwell Publishing Ltd., Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444300123.ch54

Editor Information

  1. 8

    c/o Universitätsklinikum Ulm, University of Ulm, Germany

  2. 9

    Department of Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, USA

  3. 10

    W. Gerald Austen Professor of Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA

  4. 11

    Department of General and Visceral Surgery, University of Heidelberg, Germany

  5. 12

    Digestive Disease Institute, Virginia Mason Medical Center, Seattle, WA, USA

  6. 13

    Department of Gastroenterology, Endocrinology and Nutrition, Ernst-Moritz-Arndt University, Greifswald, Germany

  7. 14

    The Owen and Ellen Evans Chair of Cancer Studies, University of Liverpool, UK

  8. 15

    Division of Surgery and Oncology, University of Liverpool, UK

  9. 16

    School of Cancer Studies, University of Liverpool, UK

  10. 17

    Department of Gastroenterology, Tokyo Women's Medical University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan

  11. 18

    Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, University of Pittsburgh, PA, USA

  12. 19

    Department of General, Thoracic, Vascular and Transplantation Surgery, University of Rostock, Germany

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Visceral Surgery, Donauklinik, Neu-Ulm, Germany

  2. 2

    Department of Surgery, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, USA

  3. 3

    Gastrointestinal Surgery, University of California at Los Angeles School of Medicine, CA, USA

  4. 4

    Department of Surgery, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN, USA

  5. 5

    Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN, USA

  6. 6

    James C. Masson Professor of Surgery, Gastroenterology Research Unit, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN, USA

  7. 7

    University Department of Surgery, Glasgow Royal Infirmary, UK

  8. 8

    c/o Universitätsklinikum Ulm, University of Ulm, Germany

  9. 19

    Department of General, Thoracic, Vascular and Transplantation Surgery, University of Rostock, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 4 FEB 2009
  2. Published Print: 11 APR 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405146647

Online ISBN: 9781444300123

SEARCH

Keywords:

  • chronic pancreatitis and surgical treatment strategies;
  • duodenum-preserving pancreatic head resection (DPPHR);
  • chronic pancreatitis disease and exocrine pancreatic tissue;
  • Partington–Rochelle duct drainage procedure;
  • DPPHR - demanding chronic pancreatitis surgical technique;
  • duct stenting and pancreatic main-duct stenosis endoscopic dilatation;
  • obstructive chronic pancreatitis and endoscopic stone extraction;
  • pancreatic duct drainage procedures

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Indications for and goals of surgical treatment

  • Surgical procedures

  • References

  • Pancreatic duct drainage procedures

  • Conclusions

  • References

  • Duodenum-preserving pancreatic head resection in inflammatory and cystic neoplastic lesions of the pancreas

  • Diagnostic work-up

  • References

  • Major pancreatic resections

  • References

  • Nerve ablation techniques in chronic pancreatitis

  • References