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South African Journal of Surgery

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Laparoscopic pancreaticoduodenectomy at Dr George Mukhari Academic Hospital

NC Kalenga, O Mongale, T Mosasi, M Govender

Abstract


Summary: Laparoscopic pancreaticoduodenectomy (PD) represents the culmination of advanced laparoscopy. PD is a challenging procedure performed open with few centres worldwide offering the surgery using minimal access techniques (laparoscopic and robotic).1,2 We report our institution’s first case of PD performed laparoscopically.




http://dx.doi.org/10.17159/2078-5151/2018/v56n3a2534
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