Published in Cancer Weekly, June 5th, 2006
"Vascular resection and reconstruction at the time of PD adds complexity to an already demanding operation. In this chapter, we review the indications, surgical techniques, and most recent results of venous resection combined with PD," investigators in the United States reported.
"The need for venous resection may not always be apparent on preoperative imaging, and surgeons who perform PD should be familiar with standard techniques necessary for vascular resection and...
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