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Outcome of Pancreatic Stump Closure Following Resection of Tumors of the Head of the Pancreas.

The recruitment status of this study is unknown because the information has not been verified recently.
Verified January 2007 by Hillel Yaffe Medical Center.
Recruitment status was  Not yet recruiting
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Hillel Yaffe Medical Center Identifier:
First received: January 5, 2007
Last updated: NA
Last verified: January 2007
History: No changes posted
Chart review evaluating outcome of patients in whom following resection of a tumor involving the head of the pancreas no anastomosis of the pancreatic stump was done to the gastrointestinal tract.

Pancreatic Neoplasms

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Defined Population
Observational Model: Natural History
Time Perspective: Longitudinal
Time Perspective: Retrospective
Official Title: Retrospective Chart Review on the Association of Pancreaticoduodenectomy Without Pancreatic-Gastrointestinal Anastomosis to Perioperative Morbidity and Mortality

Further study details as provided by Hillel Yaffe Medical Center:


Ages Eligible for Study:   Child, Adult, Senior
Genders Eligible for Study:   Both

Inclusion Criteria:

  • Pathologically proven carcinoma of the head of pancreas or other periampullary carcinoma treated by pancreaticoduodenectomy.

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Patients undergoing pancreaticoduodenectomy for other indications (i.e. trauma)
  • Charts not available for review.
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Please refer to this study by its identifier: NCT00419614

Sponsors and Collaborators
Hillel Yaffe Medical Center
Principal Investigator: Itamar Ashkenazi, M.D. Hillel Yaffe Medical Center
  More Information Identifier: NCT00419614     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: PancStumpHYMC 
Study First Received: January 5, 2007
Last Updated: January 5, 2007
Health Authority: Israel: Ethics Commission

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Pancreatic Neoplasms
Digestive System Neoplasms
Neoplasms by Site
Endocrine Gland Neoplasms
Digestive System Diseases
Pancreatic Diseases
Endocrine System Diseases processed this record on October 27, 2016