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Publication Type
Journal Article
UWI Author(s)
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McFarlane, Michael E.; R. Venugopal
Author Affiliation, Ana.
Department of Surgery, Radiology, Anaesthesia and Intensive Care
Article Title
The Role of Percutaneous Drainage in the Modern Management of Pancreatic Pseudocysts
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Journal Title
International Journal of Clinical Practice
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Date of Publication
2005
Volume ID
59
Issue ID
4
Page(s)
383-384
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ISSN
1368-5031
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Abstract
Although surgical management has remained the standard treatment for many years, in the last decade minimally invaive and endoscopic techniques have emerged as viable alternatives in the management of pancreatic pseudocysts (PPC). The natural history of PPC has ben revised since the the advent of beter imaging modalities. This article examines the history of the management of the disease and offers new insights in the light of the development of new techniques and equipment.....
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