Pancreatic pseudocyst

Donald B. McConnell, John R. Gregory, Truman M. Sasaki, R. Mark Vetto

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Abstract

In 74 patients treated for pancreatic pseudocyst, the underlying disease of acute or chronic pancreatitis was found to influence the clinical course. Even in the era of computed tomographic scans and ultrasonography, selective contrast studies of the pancreatic duct and common bile duct can improve results, particularly when the cause is chronic pancreatitis.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)599-601
Number of pages3
JournalThe American Journal of Surgery
Volume143
Issue number5
DOIs
StatePublished - May 1982

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  • Surgery

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    McConnell, D. B., Gregory, J. R., Sasaki, T. M., & Vetto, R. M. (1982). Pancreatic pseudocyst. The American Journal of Surgery, 143(5), 599-601. https://doi.org/10.1016/0002-9610(82)90172-6