Surgical treatment of chronic pancreatitis

Matthew R. Porembka, William G. Hawkins, Steven M. Strasberg

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter


This chapter covers the surgical management of chronic pancreatitis including indications, perioperative workup, procedure selection, surgical techniques, post-operative care and outcomes.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationIllustrative Handbook of General Surgery
Subtitle of host publicationSecond Edition
PublisherSpringer International Publishing
Number of pages15
ISBN (Electronic)9783319245577
ISBN (Print)9783319245553
StatePublished - Jan 1 2016


  • Chronic pancreatitis
  • Review
  • Surgical management

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)


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