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Segmental Pancreatectomy for Small Pancreatic Cancer

  • Seiki Tashiro
  • Hidenori Miyake
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Abstract

Previous clinical trials for the detection and treatment of small pancreatic carcinoma have demonstrated the possibility of improved prognosis.1 Segmental pancreatectomy is one of a number of minimally invasive procedures for neoplasms located in the body of the pancreas. We performed segmental pancreatectomy for small pancreatic cancer and the patient had a good prognosis.

Keywords

Pancreatic Cancer Pancreatic Duct Main Pancreatic Duct Splenic Vessel Gastrocolic Ligament 
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© Springer Japan 2004

Authors and Affiliations

  • Seiki Tashiro
    • 1
  • Hidenori Miyake
    • 1
  1. 1.The University of Tokushima School of MedicineTokushimaJapan

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