Classical Minimally Invasive Necrosectomy or Percutaneous Drainage in Acute Necrotizing Pancreatitis. Does Changing the Order of the Factors Change the Result?

  • Generoso Uomo Department of Internal Medicine, Cardarelli Hospital. Naples, Italy
Keywords: Drainage, Pancreatitis, Acute Necrotizing, Surgical Procedures, Minimally Invasive, Operative


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UomoG. (2010). Classical Minimally Invasive Necrosectomy or Percutaneous Drainage in Acute Necrotizing Pancreatitis. Does Changing the Order of the Factors Change the Result?. JOP. Journal of the Pancreas, 11(4), 415-417.

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