Enteric drainage of pancreatic fistulas with onlay roux-en-Y limb

Michael G. Sarr, Peter Shamamian, Stuart Marcus

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The majority of pancreatic fistulae will resolve with conservative measures, including improving pancreatic duct drainage through the ampulla, nutritional support, and somatostatin analogues. When pancreatic fistulae result from pancreatic ductal disruption and pancreatic secretions produced in a portion of the pancreas do not flow into the GI tract, operative intervention is indicated.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationAtlas of Upper Gastrointestinal and Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Surgery
PublisherSpringer Berlin Heidelberg
Number of pages6
ISBN (Print)9783540200048
StatePublished - 2007
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General Medicine


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