Professor of Surgery.
Critical steps for pancreaticoduodenectomy in the setting of pancreatic adenocarcinoma†
Article first published online: 18 JUN 2012
Copyright © 2012 Wiley Periodicals, Inc.
Journal of Surgical Oncology
Special Issue: Seminars in Surgical Oncology: Pancreatic Cancer
Volume 107, Issue 1, pages 33–38, January 2013
How to Cite
Christians, K. K., Tsai, S., Tolat, P. P. and Evans, D. B. (2013), Critical steps for pancreaticoduodenectomy in the setting of pancreatic adenocarcinoma. J. Surg. Oncol., 107: 33–38. doi: 10.1002/jso.23166
The authors of this manuscript have no disclosures.
- Issue published online: 13 DEC 2012
- Article first published online: 18 JUN 2012
- Manuscript Accepted: 1 MAY 2012
- Manuscript Received: 5 MAR 2012
- pancreatic adenocarcinoma;
- borderline resectable;
- venous resection;
- ileal and jejunal branches
Pancreatic resection is one part of a multimodal, multidisciplinary approach to current treatment of pancreatic adenocarcinoma. The operation herein has been divided into six discreet steps followed by methods of reconstruction. Management of portal venous and arterial involvement is discussed in detail. The key steps to safe pancreatic surgery are emphasized as one part of present and future pancreatic cancer care. J. Surg. Oncol. 2013;107:33–38. © 2012 Wiley Periodicals, Inc.