Surgery of the pancreas is the set of surgical interventions performed to treat acute or chronic pancreatitis or pancreatic cancer. In the latter caseSurgery of the pancreas is the set of surgical interventions performed to treat acute or chronic pancreatitis or pancreatic cancer. In the latter case, different surgical procedures: the Whipple operation, total pancreatectomy, distal pancreatectomy and bile diversion. Whipple Surgery involves removal of the head of the pancreas, part of the small intestine and some surrounding tissue. The surgeon leaves a small portion of the pancreas to keep producing digestive juices and insulin. Total pancreatectomy involves removing the entire pancreas, small intestine, part of the stomach, bile duct, gallbladder, spleen and most of the lymph nodes in the region. Meanwhile, distal pancreatectomy involves removing the body and tail of the pancreas. Biliary diversion is done if the cancer is blocking the small intestine and bile builds up in the gallbladder. In this case, the bile duct is cut and attached to the intestine, but also can solve the problem by placing a catheter to drain bile. Regarding the treatment for acute or chronic pancreatitis, intervention, called cholecystectomy, is removed by laparoscopy ( small incisions in the abdomen) gallbladder by an accumulation of calculus (stones )....
Surgery Sacral cyst, also known as pilonidal cyst, is the set of techniques used to remove the abscess that occurs between the buttocks and down the cSurgery Sacral cyst, also known as pilonidal cyst, is the set of techniques used to remove the abscess that occurs between the buttocks and down the column. The pilonidal cyst is also called sacrococcygeal fistula and most common treatment is a surgical operation. The specialist may choose to remove the drive from the cyst ( fistulectomy ) or making an incision all the way, empty the contents and leave the wound open to heal by itself ( fistulotomy ). In the second case, when the cut is closed, it can perform other intervention of the sacrococcygeal fistula, which may consist of a Marsupialization ( close the channel forming a pouch ) or into total cyst excision path. In both cases, it must be remembered that the cyst may recur....
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Dr. Leopoldo Guzmán Navarro
Centro Médico ABC Observatorio. Sur 136 No. 116. Colonia Las Américas. D.F., México, Álvaro Obregón