Single-layer uninterrupted suture is uncommon at the pancreatic surgery. This method has been used at 44 patients during pancreatic resection, cysto-enterostomy, pancreato-enterostomy and pancreato-cysto-enterostomy. Techniques of suture is described and illustrated. There were no cases of anastomosis insufficiency or other anastomosis complications. Method is simple, reliable and may be interesting for surgeons operating on pancreas.
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|Published - 2007