Complications Associated with Proximal Duodenal Resection and Cholecystoduodenostomy in Two Cats
Article first published online: 28 JUN 2008
Volume 11, Issue 2, pages 60–64, April 1982
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TANGNER, C. H., TURREL, J. M. and HOBSON, H. P. (1982), Complications Associated with Proximal Duodenal Resection and Cholecystoduodenostomy in Two Cats. Veterinary Surgery, 11: 60–64. doi: 10.1111/j.1532-950X.1982.tb00668.x
- Issue published online: 28 JUN 2008
- Article first published online: 28 JUN 2008
Two cats having resections of duodenal lesions involving the major duodenal papilla are described. The operative technique of cholecystoduodenostomy and the postoperative complications are presented. Pancreatic insufficiency and cholangitis developed in both cats and responded to specific treatment. Recommendations for performing successful cholecystoduodenostomy are made.