TITLE

Ventral Duct Pancreaticolithiasis in Pancreas Divisum

AUTHOR(S)
Iannitti, David A.; Heniford, Todd; Walsh, R. Matthew
PUB. DATE
November 1998
SOURCE
American Surgeon;Nov1998, Vol. 64 Issue 11, p1030
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Describes the case of a 31-year-old female which represents an unusual complication of pancreas divisum with primarily ventral duct disease and pancreaticolithiasis. Causes of pancreatic ductal drainage; Recurrent abdominal pain and relapsing acute pancreatitis as common consequences of pancreas divisum; Surgical and endoscopic therapy.
ACCESSION #
1240851

 

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