• A meta-analysis was conducted in order to provide an up-to-date comparison of pancreatogastrostomy (PG) and pancreatojejunostomy (PJ), after pancreatoduodenectomy (PD), in terms of clinically significant postoperative pancreatic fistula (POPF) and other postoperative complications. (hindawi.com)
  • Although PD is considered a safe operative technique, with 30-day mortality rates in specialized, high volume centers currently estimated below 3% [ 1 , 2 ], complications, such as postoperative pancreatic fistula (POPF), delayed gastric emptying (DGE), and postpancreatoduodenectomy haemorrhage (POPH), increase the overall morbidity to the rate of 45%, despite the application of enhanced recovery approaches after surgery [ 3 ]. (hindawi.com)
  • Aetna considers the use of pancreatic duct stents medically necessary for the prevention of post-operative pancreatic fistula following pancreaticoduodenectomy. (aetna.com)
  • To asses drains amylase (DA) cut-offs for the risk of clinically relevant postoperative pancreatic fistula (POPF) and define the optimal timing of drains removal based on daily DA assay and abdominal CT scan finding after pancreatoduodenectomy (PD). (bvsalud.org)
  • Context Fistula formation between the pancreas and adjacent organs has been reported in up to 6.6% of Intraductal papillary mucinous neoplasm cases of the pancreas. (imedpub.com)
  • Duodenal stump fistula (DSF) after gastrectomy has a low incidence but a high morbidity and mortality, and is therefore one of the most aggressive and feared complications of this procedure. (isciii.es)
  • Results: The incidence of XGC was 11.1% with 2 males and 8 females and the mean age of presentation was 43.8 years.Biliary colic was present in all the10 cases and 4 had acute illness. (ispub.com)
  • Posteriorly we liberated and resected the fistula, repaired the defect on the duodenum with inverted 3-0 polyglactin 910 sutures and Lembert stitches with silk. (sages.org)
  • ERCP is used for diagnostic and therapeutic purposes in biliary fistulas. (tjtes.org)
  • GERE VE Y NTEM: Bu al maya Ocak 2012 - Aral k 2017 tarihleri aras nda karaci er ve safra yolu ameliyatlar n takiben geli en safra fist llerinde ERCP uygulanan hastalar dahil edildi. (tjtes.org)
  • The aetiology, epidemiology, and classification of gastrointestinal fistulae are complex. (bmj.com)
  • Gastrointestinal fistulae can be one of the most challenging complications of intestinal disease to manage. (ueg.eu)
  • The optimal strategy for managing gastrointestinal fistulae that has stood the test of time is the 'Sepsis-Nutrition-Anatomy-Plan' or 'SNAP' approach (figure 1). (ueg.eu)
  • The 'Sepsis-Nutrition-Anatomy-Plan' or 'SNAP' approach to managing gastrointestinal fistulae. (ueg.eu)
  • Sepsis in patients with gastrointestinal fistulae is multifactorial in origin and may be low grade and indolent but can easily become life-threatening if not managed correctly. (ueg.eu)