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Document type:
journal article 
Author(s):
Müller, MW; Dahmen, R; Köninger, J; Michalski, CW; Hinz, U; Hartel, M; Kadmon, M; Kleeff, J; Büchler, MW; Friess, H 
Title:
Is there an advantage in performing a pancreas-preserving total duodenectomy in duodenal adenomatosis? 
Abstract:
BACKGROUND: Duodenal adenomatosis is a premalignant condition often not treatable by local resection or endoscopy. An option for treatment is a pylorus-preserving (pp)-Whipple resection. Since the introduction of pancreas-preserving total duodenectomy (PPTD), the question has arisen whether a pp-Whipple resection is still needed to treat duodenal adenomatosis. PATIENTS AND METHODS: In a 5-year period 23 PPTDs were performed for duodenal adenomatosis. In a matched-pairs analysis the outcome follo...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
Am J Surg 
Year:
2008 
Journal volume:
195 
Journal issue:
Pages contribution:
741-8 
Language:
eng 
Print-ISSN:
0002-9610 
TUM Institution:
Chirurgiesche Klinik und Poliklinik