Article Abstract

Exploring the feasibility and effectiveness of robotic-assisted pancreaticoduodenectomy with modified Blumgart pancreaticojejunostomy: a look beyond the technology

Authors: Mauro Podda, Salomone Di Saverio, Adolfo Pisanu

Abstract

Pancreaticoduodenectomy (PD) is universally recognized as the only chance for cure for patients affected by periampullary cancers, as well as for premalignant cystic pancreatic neoplasms, and neuroendocrine tumors of the pancreatic head.