Laparoscopic Duodenopancreatectomy Step by Step: How I Do It

  • Antonio Talvane Torres de Oliveira
  • Croider Franco Lacerda
  • Paulo A. Bertulucci
  • Miguel A. CuestaEmail author


Laparoscopic duodenopancreatectomy step by step. How I do it.Once a periampullary tumor is diagnose a clinical staging is performed. If considered resectable by means of a duodenopancreatectomy, laparoscopic resection may be considered, according with the extent and expertise. There are different ways to dissect the duodenopancreatic area, andhow to perform the reconstruction. The pancreatojejunostomy can be performed as in open surgery by a ductus-mucosa anastomosis technique or other variation. Importantly for he development of pancreatic fistula is the qualityof pancreas, hard or soft tissue.

In this chapter, a step by step laparoscopic duodenopancreatectomy is outlined.

Supplementary material

Video 26.1

Laparoscopic duodenopancreatectomy. Gastroduodenopancreatectomy. (MP4 1314503 kb)

Video 26.2

Laparoscopic hepatic TRI SEGMENTECTOMY(MP4 525978 kb)

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Antonio Talvane Torres de Oliveira
    • 1
  • Croider Franco Lacerda
    • 1
  • Paulo A. Bertulucci
    • 1
  • Miguel A. Cuesta
    • 2
    Email author
  1. 1.Department of Upper GI SurgeryAmericas Medical City HospitalRio de JaneiroBrazil
  2. 2.Emeritus Professor of the Department of SurgeryVUmcAmsterdamThe Netherlands

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