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Document type:
journal article 
Author(s):
Tol, Johanna A M G; Gouma, Dirk J; Bassi, Claudio; Dervenis, Christos; Montorsi, Marco; Adham, Mustapha; Andrén-Sandberg, Ake; Asbun, Horacio J; Bockhorn, Maximilian; Büchler, Markus W; Conlon, Kevin C; Fernández-Cruz, Laureano; Fingerhut, Abe; Friess, Helmut; Hartwig, Werner; Izbicki, Jakob R; Lillemoe, Keith D; Milicevic, Miroslav N; Neoptolemos, John P; Shrikhande, Shailesh V; Vollmer, Charles M; Yeo, Charles J; Charnley, Richard M; International Study Group on Pancreatic Surgery 
Title:
Definition of a standard lymphadenectomy in surgery for pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma: a consensus statement by the International Study Group on Pancreatic Surgery (ISGPS). 
Abstract:
The lymph node (Ln) status of patients with resectable pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma is an important predictor of survival. The survival benefit of extended lymphadenectomy during pancreatectomy is, however, disputed, and there is no true definition of the optimal extent of the lymphadenectomy. The aim of this study was to formulate a definition for standard lymphadenectomy during pancreatectomy.During a consensus meeting of the International Study Group on Pancreatic Surgery, pancreatic surg...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
Surgery 
Year:
2014 
Journal volume:
156 
Journal issue:
Pages contribution:
591-600 
Language:
eng 
Print-ISSN:
0039-6060 
TUM Institution:
Chirurgiesche Klinik und Poliklinik