Ventral Duct Pancreaticolithiasis in Pancreas Divisum

Iannitti, David A.; Heniford, Todd; Walsh, R. Matthew
November 1998
American Surgeon;Nov1998, Vol. 64 Issue 11, p1030
Academic Journal
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.


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