Intra-Operative Frozen Section Histology of the Pancreatic Resection Margins and Clinical Outcome of Patients with Adenocarcinoma of the Head of the Pancreas Undergoing Pancreaticoduodenectomy


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DİKMEN K., KEREM M., BOSTANCI H., ŞARE M., EKİNCİ Ö.

MEDICAL SCIENCE MONITOR, vol.24, pp.4905-4913, 2018 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 24
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.12659/msm.910279
  • Journal Name: MEDICAL SCIENCE MONITOR
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.4905-4913
  • Keywords: Carcinoma, Pancreatic Ductal, Frozen Sections, Pancreaticoduodenectomy, Survival, DUCTAL ADENOCARCINOMA, NECK MARGIN, PROGNOSTIC-FACTORS, 5-YEAR SURVIVORS, LYMPH-NODES, ON-SURVIVAL, CANCER, METAANALYSIS, IMPACT, TIME

Abstract

Background: The aim of this study was to compare the clinical outcome in patients with pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma who underwent frozen section and paraffin section histology of the surgical resection margins during pancreaticoduodenectomy.