Lesser Sac Endoscopy and Laparoscopy in Pancreatic Carcinoma Definitive Diagnosis, Staging and Palliation

Charukhchyan, Samvel A.; Lucas, George W.
September 1998
American Surgeon;Sep1998, Vol. 64 Issue 9, p809
Academic Journal
Investigates the accuracy of lesser sac endoscopy (LSE) and laparoscopy in the definitive diagnosis, staging and palliation of pancreatic carcinoma. Presence of acute and chronic pancreatitis in several patients; Sensitivity of laparoscopy with LSE for pancreatic carcinoma diagnosis and pancreatic tumors diagnosis.


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