pancreatoduodenectomy

pancreatoduodenectomy

 [pan″kre-ah-to-doo″o-dĕ-nek´to-me]
excision of the head of the pancreas along with the encircling loop of the duodenum.

pan·cre·at·o·du·o·de·nec·to·my

(pan'krē-at'ō-dū'ō-dĕnek'tō-mē),
Excision of all or part of the pancreas together with the duodenum and usually the distal stomach.

pancreatoduodenectomy

/pan·cre·a·to·du·o·de·nec·to·my/ (pan″kre-ah-to-doo″o-dĕ-nek´tah-me) excision of the head of the pancreas along with the encircling loop of the duodenum.

pancreatoduodenectomy

(păng′krē-ə-tō-do͞o′ō-də-nĕk′tə-mē, -do͞o-ŏd′n-ĕk′-, păn′-)
n.
Excision of all or part of the pancreas together with the duodenum.

pan·cre·at·o·du·o·de·nec·to·my

(pan'krē-at'ō-dū'ō-dĕ-nek'tŏ-mē)
Excision of all or part of the pancreas together with the duodenum.
Synonym(s): Whipple operation.

Whipple,

Allen Oldfather, U.S. surgeon, 1881-1963.
Whipple triad - diagnostic of pancreatic insulinoma.
Whipple incision
Whipple operation - excision of all or part of the pancreas together with the duodenum. Synonym(s): pancreatoduodenectomy
Whipple pancreatectomy

pancreatoduodenectomy

excision of the head of the pancreas along with the encircling loop of the duodenum.
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The consensus would be that the requirement is inversely proportional to the complexity of the procedure: with urethral catheterization for example, the student would probably be required to be able to demonstrate the procedure on a dummy; for an appendicectomy, to describe it step-by-step; while for a Whipple's pancreatoduodenectomy, being able to assemble the jigsaw puzzle on paper would be commendable.
Frozen section of the pancreatic neck margin in pancreatoduodenectomy for pancreatic adenocarcinoma is of limited utility.
The mortality rate following pancreatoduodenectomy (PD) has decreased substantially in most high volume centres over the past decade and is now less than 5%.
Surgical approach depends on location, size and pathological type of the tumor and it can be divided into local resection, pancreatoduodenectomy or pancreatic body and tail resection [11].
Regarding treatment, the 30 patients who underwent surgery had attempted curative resections, pancreatoduodenectomy in 26 patients, pancreaticosplenectomy in 3 patients, and 1 total pancreatectomy.
pancreatogastrostomy decreased re laprotomycaused by pancreatic fistulaafter pancreatoduodenectomy compared with pancreatojejonostomy Arch Surg 2004; 139: 327-335.
A pancreatoduodenectomy was performed with a separate resection of the jejunal mass as the tumor was several arcades distal to the duodenal mass.
1) MCNs could also rarely happen in the head of the pancreas; formal pancreatoduodenectomy is the operation of choice for these lesions.
Improvement of early delayed gastric emptying in patients with Billroth I type of reconstruction after pylorus preserving pancreatoduodenectomy.