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Emergency pancreaticoduodenectomy with delayed reconstruction for bleeding: a life saving procedure.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  11558634     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Emergency pancreaticoduodenectomy with delayed reconstruction can be performed as a life saving procedure in case of massive bleeding uncontrolled with conventional hemostatic techniques. The authors report herein the case of a 39-yr-old patient with an acute episode of chronic pancreatitis-induced massive bleeding successfully treated by this unorthodox technique. The concept of damage control surgery with abbreviated laparotomy and planned reconstruction could be useful in selected cases outside the trauma setting.
Authors:
J J Tuech; P Pessaux; N Regenet; R Bergamaschi; J P Arnaud
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Case Reports; Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  International journal of pancreatology : official journal of the International Association of Pancreatology     Volume:  29     ISSN:  0169-4197     ISO Abbreviation:  Int. J. Pancreatol.     Publication Date:  2001  
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2001-09-17     Completed Date:  2002-02-05     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8703511     Medline TA:  Int J Pancreatol     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  59-62     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Digestive Surgery, Angers University Hospital, France. tuechjjchuangers@yahoo,com
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adult
Chronic Disease
Emergency Medical Services*
Hemorrhage / etiology*,  surgery*
Humans
Male
Pancreaticoduodenectomy*
Pancreatitis / complications*,  surgery*
Reoperation
Time Factors

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