A Technique of Gastrojejunostomy to Reduce Delayed Gastric Emptying after Pancreatoduodenectomy

Adeel S. Khan, William G. Hawkins, David C. Linehan, Steven M. Strasberg

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Abstract

Delayed gastric emptying (DGE) through a gastroenterostomy is a clinical problem that affects many patients who have a standard Whipple procedure. A new method, which is associated with a low rate of DGE, is described.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1468-1471
Number of pages4
JournalJournal of Gastrointestinal Surgery
Volume15
Issue number8
DOIs
StatePublished - Aug 2011

Keywords

  • Delayed gastric emptying
  • Gastroenterostomy
  • Pancreatoduodenectomy
  • Whipple procedure

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