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Pancreaticoduodenectomy Summary

Description: The excision of the head of the pancreas and the encircling loop of the duodenum to which it is connected.

Also Known As: Duodenopancreatectomies; Pancreaticoduodenectomies; Pancreatoduodenectomies; Duodenopancreatectomy; Pancreatoduodenectomy

Networked: 3646 relevant articles (138 outcomes, 314 trials/studies) for this Therapy

Key Diseases for which Pancreaticoduodenectomy is Relevant

  1. Neoplasms (Cancer) : 22 outcomes 62 studies in 1057 results
  2. Carcinoma (Carcinomatosis) : 18 outcomes 33 studies in 513 results
  3. Adenocarcinoma : 16 outcomes 62 studies in 477 results
  4. Pancreatic Fistula (Pancreatic Fistulas) : 16 outcomes 54 studies in 348 results
  5. Pancreatic Neoplasms (Pancreatic Cancer) : 16 outcomes 31 studies in 270 results
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Drugs Related to Pancreaticoduodenectomy

  1. Octreotide (Sandostatin)
  2. gemcitabine
  3. Somatostatin (Somatotropin Release-Inhibiting Factor)
  4. Fibrin Tissue Adhesive (Fibrin Sealant)
  5. dai-kenchu-to
  6. Fluorouracil (Carac)
  7. urinastatin (MR 20)
  8. Insulin (Novolin)
  9. Gastrins
  10. alcoholic prolamine solution
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Therapies Related to Pancreaticoduodenectomy

  1. Pancreaticojejunostomy
  2. Pancreatectomy
  3. Stents
  4. Adjuvant Chemotherapy
  5. Lymph Node Excision (Lymph Node Dissection)
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