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

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Recruitment Status : Unknown
Verified January 2007 by Hillel Yaffe Medical Center.
Recruitment status was:  Not yet recruiting
First Posted : January 8, 2007
Last Update Posted : January 8, 2007
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Hillel Yaffe Medical Center

Brief Summary:
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.

Condition or disease
Pancreatic Neoplasms

Study Type : Observational
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

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Ages Eligible for Study:   Child, Adult, Older Adult
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All

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 (NCT number): NCT00419614

Sponsors and Collaborators
Hillel Yaffe Medical Center
Principal Investigator: Itamar Ashkenazi, M.D. Hillel Yaffe Medical Center Identifier: NCT00419614     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: PancStumpHYMC
First Posted: January 8, 2007    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: January 8, 2007
Last Verified: January 2007

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Pancreatic Neoplasms
Digestive System Neoplasms
Neoplasms by Site
Endocrine Gland Neoplasms
Digestive System Diseases
Pancreatic Diseases
Endocrine System Diseases