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Document type:
journal article 
Author(s):
Weber, A; Schneider, J; Neu, B; Meining, A; Born, P; Schmid, RM; Prinz, C 
Title:
Endoscopic stent therapy for patients with chronic pancreatitis: results from a prospective follow-up study. 
Abstract:
OBJECTIVES: Obstruction of the pancreatic duct is a common feature of chronic pancreatitis and often requires interventional therapy. The current prospective study investigated clinical success in 19 patients after initial endoscopic retrograde pancreaticography and relapse rates during a 2-year follow-up period. METHODS: Seventeen of 19 patients with chronic pancreatitis (stage III according to the Cambridge classification) were treated by sphincterotomy and stent insertion. Endoscopic retrogra...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
Pancreas 
Year:
2007 
Journal volume:
34 
Journal issue:
Pages contribution:
287-94 
Language:
eng 
Print-ISSN:
0885-3177 
TUM Institution:
II. Medizinische Klinik und Poliklinik