Flashcards in Surgery for Pancreatic Disorders Deck (5):
What is a Whipple procedure?
Removal of the head of the pancreas, portion of the common bile duct, gallbladder, pylorus of the stomach and proximal section of the duodenum
When would palliative drainage be used?
What are the complications of acute pancreatitis?
Acute fluid collections
What at the signs and symptoms of acute pancreatitis?