Surgical Therapy of Necrotizing Pancreatitis by Open Packing Laparotomy

  • C. Hottenrott
  • E. Hanisch
Conference paper


The pathophysiology and especially the therapy of acute pancreatitis remains controversial [3]. There is no consensus so far regarding a conservative surgical strategy. This leads automatically to different accentuations, on the one hand, the concept to stay conservative, and, on the other, to go into surgery.


Acute Pancreatitis Surgical Therapy Severe Acute Pancreatitis Open Packing Necrotizing Pancreatitis 
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