Management of pseudocysts in chronic pancreatitis

Enrique Luque-de León, Michael G. Sarr

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Many things have changed with the diagnosis, management, and terminology of peripancreatic fluid collections. This chapter deals primarily with pseudocysts occurring in the setting of chronic pancreatitis, but contrasts other settings. Operative management, interventional approaches, and expectant management are discussed.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)123-144
Number of pages22
JournalProblems in General Surgery
Issue number1
StatePublished - 1998


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery

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Luque-de León, E., & Sarr, M. G. (1998). Management of pseudocysts in chronic pancreatitis. Problems in General Surgery, 15(1), 123-144.