Pancreatography and the surgical management of pseudocysts.

Journal Article (Journal Article;Review)

Endoscopic pancreatography has played a dominant role in the evolution of surgical treatment of pancreatic pseudocysts. This article presents an algorithm for the management of pseudocyst disease, focusing on pancreatography and elective treatment. Pancreatography's roles in refining operative strategies, identifying associated pancreatic and biliary disease, and predicting outcome of nonoperative treatment are reviewed.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Weltz, C; Pappas, TN

Published Date

  • January 1995

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 5 / 1

Start / End Page

  • 269 - 279

PubMed ID

  • 7728348

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 1052-5157


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States