Indications for Surgery and Surgical Technique

  • H. A. Reber
  • A. Patel
Conference paper


Because the management of pancreatic fistulas is influenced by the clinical setting in which they develop, a brief consideraton of their etiology is in order.


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  • H. A. Reber
  • A. Patel

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