Management of the pancreatic transection plane after left (distal) pancreatectomy: Expert consensus guidelines by the International Study Group of Pancreatic Surgery (ISGPS)

Miao Y., Lu Z., Yeo C. J. , Vollmer C. M. , Fernandez-del Castillo C., Ghaneh P., ...More

SURGERY, vol.168, no.1, pp.72-84, 2020 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 168 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2020
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.surg.2020.02.018
  • Title of Journal : SURGERY
  • Page Numbers: pp.72-84


Background: The aim was to evaluate the various operative techniques and outcomes used to manage the pancreatic transection plane (or stump) during a left (distal) pancreatectomy and to develop expert consensus guidelines.