Outcome of Pancreatic Stump Closure Following Resection of Tumors of the Head of the Pancreas.
Conditions
Pancreatic Neoplasms
Conditions: official terms
Pancreatic Neoplasms
Study Type
Observational
Study Phase
N/A
Study Design
Observational Model: Defined Population, Time Perspective: Longitudinal
Overall Status
Not yet recruiting
Summary
Chart review evaluating outcome of patients in whom following resection of a tumor involving the head of the pancreas no anastomosis of the pancreatic stump was done to the gastrointestinal tract.
Criteria for eligibility
Healthy Volunteers:
Maximum Age: N/A
Minimum Age: N/A
Gender: Both
Criteria: Inclusion Criteria:

- Pathologically proven carcinoma of the head of pancreas or other periampullary carcinoma treated by pancreaticoduodenectomy.

Exclusion Criteria:

- Patients undergoing pancreaticoduodenectomy for other indications (i.e. trauma)

- Charts not available for review.
Location
Sponsors
Hillel Yaffe Medical Center
Source
Hillel Yaffe Medical Center
Record processing date
ClinicalTrials.gov processed this data on July 28, 2015
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