Middle segmental pancreatic resection - An option to treat benign pancreatic body lesions

Mueller M. W. , Friess H., Kleeff J., Hinz U., Wente M. N. , Paramythiotis D., ...More

ANNALS OF SURGERY, vol.244, no.6, pp.909-920, 2006 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 244 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2006
  • Doi Number: 10.1097/01.sla.0000247970.43080.23
  • Title of Journal : ANNALS OF SURGERY
  • Page Numbers: pp.909-920


Objective: To clarify whether middle segmental pancreatic resection can be performed with comparable morbidity and mortality to classic pancreatic resections for lesions in the mid-portion of the pancreas.