Whipple procedure Information and Side Effects pancreatoduodenectomy
A surgical procedure in which the head of the pancreas, the gallbladder, part of the stomach, part of the small intestine, and the bile duct are removed. Enough of the pancreas is left to produce digestive juices and insulin.
Originally described by Alessandro Codivilla in 1898 and Kausch in 1912; and ...
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